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Another word for blemish

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Verb
  1. To spoil the soundness or perfection of

Noun
  1. Something that mars the appearance or causes inadequacy or failure

      1. A deficiency; a flaw.
      2. A falling short of what is expected or required; defect or deficiency
      1. (Countable) Something that makes something else less than perfect; a blemish, impurity, error, etc.
      2. (Uncountable) Those qualities or features that are imperfect; the characteristic, state, or quality of being imperfect.
      3. A shortcoming; defect; fault; blemish
      1. A quick, intense burst, especially of wind, rain, or snow.
      2. An imperfection, often concealed, that impairs soundness:
      3. A defect; fault; error
      1. (Geology) A fracture in the continuity of a rock formation caused by a shifting or dislodging of the earth's crust, in which adjacent surfaces are displaced relative to one another and parallel to the plane of fracture.
      2. (Electronics) A defect in a circuit or wiring caused by imperfect connections, poor insulation, grounding, or shorting.
      3. A mistake; an error:
      1. Lack of something necessary for completeness; deficiency; shortcoming
      2. An imperfection or lack that causes inadequacy or failure; a shortcoming or deficiency.
      3. An imperfection or weakness; fault; flaw; blemish
      1. An enthusiast or devotee; a buff:
      2. (Informal) Any microscopic organism, esp. one causing disease; germ or virus
      3. An insect of any kind, such as a cockroach or a ladybug.
  2. A mark of discredit or disgrace

      1. (Archaic) A taint; disgrace
      2. A disgrace; a stigma.
      3. (Obs.) A touch or hit in tilting
      1. The condition of being disgraced or made less estimable:
      2. A stain; blemish
      3. The condition of being tarnished:
      1. An infectious or contaminating trace; infection, decay, etc.
      2. A trace of corruption, disgrace, evil, etc.
      3. An undesirable or corrupting influence or association:
      1. Something that detracts from the character or reputation of a person, group, etc.; mark of disgrace or reproach
      2. (Archaic) A mark burned into the skin as a visible identifier of a person as a criminal or slave; a brand.
      3. A spot on the skin, esp. one that bleeds as the result of certain nervous tensions
      1. A dye or pigment in solution, esp. one that penetrates a wood surface
      2. A liquid substance applied especially to wood that penetrates the surface and imparts a rich color.
      3. A discoloration, streak, or spot resulting from staining
      1. The number of points, etc. assigned by gamblers to one side in a contest, in an attempt to equalize betting on both sides
      2. A small area:
      3. (Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
      1. Burden of proof
      2. Responsibility for an error or fault; blame:
      3. A difficult or unpleasant task, duty, etc.; burden
      1. (Backgammon) An exposed piece, liable to capture
      2. A spot or a stain caused by a discoloring substance:
      3. A spot or stain, esp. of ink
      1. A discoloration of the skin or flesh surrounding an eye, resulting from a sharp blow or contusion
      2. (Informal) Shame or dishonor, or a cause or source of this
      3. A bruised discoloration of the flesh surrounding the eye, often resulting from a blow.

Another word for blemish

Noun
      1. (Slang) A bruise made on the skin from sucking, as in lovemaking
      2. A threaded electrical fitting used to connect a fixture to an outlet box.
      3. An Irish surname​ anglicised from Ó hÍcidhe (“descendant of a person named Healer”).
      1. A pimple.
      2. (Slang) A pimple, esp. one on the face
      1. A stain, smudge or blot
      2. A dirty spot or mark; smudge
      3. A stain or spot of dirt.
      1. (Medicine) A brown pigmented spot on the skin.
      2. A small, flat, pigmented spot on the skin.
      3. A frecklelike spot on the skin that often appears during or after middle age
      1. (Medicine) A small, abnormal but usually benign mass of tissue, as on the thyroid gland, in the lung, or under the skin.
      2. (Botany) A small knoblike outgrowth, especially one on the roots of a leguminous plant that contains bacteria that fix nitrogen.
      1. A dull, clodlike person
      2. Such a cube or piece made of sugar crystals bound together with sugar syrup
      3. A solid mass of no special shape, esp. one small enough to be taken up in the hand; hunk
      1. A discolored patch or blemish on the skin
      2. Any of several plant diseases caused by fungi or bacteria and resulting in brown or black dead areas on leaves or fruit.
      3. A spot or blot; a splotch.
      1. (Comput.) A number of instructions added to a program that has already been translated into machine language, as to correct an error
      2. A small plot or piece of land, especially one that produces or is used for growing specific vegetation:
      3. A piece of material applied to cover or mend a hole or tear or to strengthen a weak spot
      1. (Med.) The contracted fibrous tissue at the place where a wound has healed; scar
      2. A scar left by the formation of new connective tissue over a healing sore or wound.
      3. The mark left where a wound has healed on a tree or plant
      1. A small swelling of the skin, usually caused by acne; a papule or pustule.
      1. Any of the small brownish spots on the skin that turn darker or increase in number upon exposure to the sun.
      1. An injury to underlying tissues or bone in which the skin is not broken, often characterized by ruptured blood vessels and discolorations; a contusion.
      2. A painful feeling caused by or associated with an experience.
      3. A similar injury to plant tissue, often resulting in discoloration or spoilage.
      1. Markings in the form of spots on an organism:
      2. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
      3. A spot; blemish
      1. (Physics) The random distribution of light when it is scattered by a rough surface.
      2. A speck or small spot, as a natural dot of color on skin, plumage, or foliage.
      1. A small spot, mark, or stain
      2. A tiny amount; a bit:
      1. Something, as foreign matter or a pollutant, that renders something else impure
      2. The quality or condition of being impure, especially:
      3. An impure thing or element
      1. (Botany) A mark indicating a former attachment, as of a leaf to a stem.
      2. A similar mark or cicatrix on a plant, as one on a stem where a leaf was attached
      3. A mark, such as a dent, resulting from use or contact.
      1. A similar growth or protuberance, as on a plant.
      2. An imperfection, failing, flaw, etc.
      3. A small, usually hard, tumorous growth on the skin, caused by a virus
      1. A skin blemish or mark present at birth
      1. A raised patch of skin, specif. of epidermis, filled with watery matter and caused by a burn, frostbite, rubbing, etc.
      2. A bulging, bubblelike projection, usually transparent, used for observation, protection, etc. on an aircraft, train, car, etc.
      3. A rounded, bulging, usually transparent structure, such as one used for observation on certain aircraft or for display and protection of packaged products.
      1. A small pit on a surface:
      2. A mark or scar in the skin caused by a pock.
      3. A pitlike scar left on the skin by smallpox or another eruptive disease.
      1. Pockmark
      2. A mark or scar left in the skin by such a pustule; a pockmark.
      3. A pustule caused by smallpox or a similar eruptive disease.
      1. A birthmark, mole, or other colored spot on the skin
      2. Any of various congenital or acquired lesions of the skin or oral mucosa that are usually pigmented and raised and may include epidermal, connective, vascular, or other types of tissue.
      1. Any of various small insectivorous mammals of the family Talpidae of North America and Eurasia, usually living underground and having a thickset body with light brown to dark gray silky fur, strong forefeet for burrowing, and often rudimentary eyes.
      2. A small, pigmented spot on the human skin, often slightly raised
      3. A massive, usually stone wall constructed in the sea, used as a breakwater and built to enclose or protect an anchorage or a harbor.
      1. The condition of being discolored.
      2. A discolored spot or mark
      3. A discolored spot; a stain.
      1. Matter daubed on.
      2. A poorly painted picture
      3. A soft adhesive coating material such as plaster, grease, or mud.
      1. A depression in a surface made by pressure or a blow:
      2. An appreciable effect, often a lessening or adverse effect
      3. (Informal) Meaningful progress; headway:
      1. Abnormal bodily formation
      2. The condition of being deformed
      3. A deformed person or thing.
      1. An identifying mark or label on the products of a particular company; trademark
      2. An association of positive qualities with a widely recognized name, as of a product line or celebrity:
      3. A product or service so identified:
      1. Something that detracts from the character or reputation of a person, group, etc.; mark of disgrace or reproach
      2. (Christianity) Bodily marks, sores, or sensations of pain corresponding in location to the crucifixion wounds of Jesus, believed to be given as divine recognition of devotion.
      3. (Archaic) A mark burned into the skin as a visible identifier of a person as a criminal or slave; a brand.
      1. A smudge; smear; stain
      2. A stain on a reputation, etc.
      3. Something, such as a blot, smear, or stain, that smirches.
      1. A film or layer of discoloration on a metal surface caused by corrosion or oxidation.
      2. The condition of being disgraced or made less estimable:
      3. The condition of being tarnished:
      1. An infectious or contaminating trace; infection, decay, etc.
      2. A trace of corruption, disgrace, evil, etc.
      3. An undesirable or corrupting influence or association:
      1. A small, thin piece of semiconductor bearing numerous circuits integrated into its substrate. A chip smaller than a fingernail can hold millions of circuits. Most of a computer's circuitry is built from chips mounted on circuit boards.
      2. A thin, usually fried slice of food, especially a potato chip:
      3. One of the small, round disks or counters used in poker and other gambling games as a token for money
      1. Something that is hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind.
      2. An obscuring stain or blot
      3. Something that appears hazy or indistinct
      1. (Backgammon) An exposed piece, liable to capture
      2. A spot or a stain caused by a discoloring substance:
      3. A spot or stain, esp. of ink
      1. A disfiguring or being disfigured
      2. Anything that disfigures; blemish; defect; deformity
      3. The result of disfiguring; the state of being disfigured; defacement; deformity; disfiguration.
      1. A deficiency; a flaw.
      2. A falling short of what is expected or required; defect or deficiency
      1. A mistake; an error:
      2. Something that mars the appearance, character, structure, etc.; defect or failing
      3. (Geology) A fracture in the continuity of a rock formation caused by a shifting or dislodging of the earth's crust, in which adjacent surfaces are displaced relative to one another and parallel to the plane of fracture.
      1. A shortcoming; defect; fault; blemish
      2. (Countable) Something that makes something else less than perfect; a blemish, impurity, error, etc.
      3. (Uncountable) Those qualities or features that are imperfect; the characteristic, state, or quality of being imperfect.
      1. Such smoke produced by burning a material in containers (smudge pots), esp. for driving away insects or protecting plants from frost
      2. A smoky fire used to protect against frost or to repel insects.
      3. A stain, blur, or smear; dirty spot
      1. A small area of different color or texture from the main area of which it is a part; often, a mark made by some foreign matter; stain, blot, speck, patch, etc.
      2. (Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
      3. A popular given name for a dog.
      1. A substance used to impart color in staining
      2. A liquid substance applied especially to wood that penetrates the surface and imparts a rich color.
      3. A discoloration, streak, or spot resulting from staining
      1. An imperfection or lack that causes inadequacy or failure; a shortcoming or deficiency.
      2. An imperfection or weakness; fault; flaw; blemish
      3. Lack of something necessary for completeness; deficiency; shortcoming
      1. A quick, intense burst, especially of wind, rain, or snow.
      2. A defect; fault; error
      3. An imperfection, often concealed, that impairs soundness: