To sully or defame:
Sully is defined as to spoil or stain, or to disgrace.
(Intransitive) To become dark or darker in colour.
To make filthy; dirty; soil
To smear or soil with or as if with dirt.
To make dirty; soil.
To make filthy or dirty; pollute:
To enrich with soil or muck; to manure.
To make or become dirty; soil; tarnish; stain
To represent degrees of shade or shadow in:
To be made clean
Find another word for blacking. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for blacking, like: lampblack, shoe-polish, blackening, sullying, darkening, befouling, begriming, besmirching, defiling, smudging and soiling.