Part of speech:
To spread or daub (a surface, for example) with a sticky, greasy, or dirty substance.
To stain (a reputation); disgrace
A spot or blot; a splotch.
To make dirty; smudge
(Intransitive) To become dirty or soiled.
Stain is defined as to dirty, dishonor or to apply some sort of coloring.
Sully is defined as to spoil or stain, or to disgrace.
The definition of cleanliness means the state of being free from dirt or unwanted matter.
In a clean or nonpolluting manner:
To cast aspersions upon; speak badly of.
To besmirch is to dirty or spoil something or to damage someone's reputation
To polish with blacking
To make black; darken
To make filthy or dirty; pollute:
To stain or tarnish with dishonor.
To smear over; bedaub; soil
To put on (paint, etc.) with light, quick strokes
To apply a plaster to:
To darken; obscure; threaten
To denigrate is to belittle or attack someone's reputation.
To strike or land on in a dispersed way:
Taint is defined as to make something decay or cause it to be impure.
A spot, splash, or stain, esp. one that is irregular
To spread with a greasy, sticky, or dirty substance
The definition of attack is to make an attempt to hurt someone or something (physically or verbally), to destroy someone or something, to impact someone or something in a dangerous manner, or to forcibly take someone or something.
(Music) A curved line connecting notes on a score to indicate that they are to be played or sung legato.
To cause imperfection of vision in; to dim; to darken.
(Sports) An official determination of placement.
a blemish made by dirt
The definition of a blemish is a flaw in something otherwise perfect or complete.
To make very dirty or grimy
To affect (a plant) with smut fungus.
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