Part of speech:
Unsound or disordered.
Sully is defined as to spoil or stain, or to disgrace.
Referring to something that has received an infection
(Slang) Very bad, unsatisfactory, etc.
Of extremely poor quality; atrocious or contemptible:
Morally corrupt or offensive; dishonest, open to bribery, etc.
(Slang) Intoxicated; drunk
Free from foreign matter or pollution; unadulterated:
Not dull or faded:
Morally unsound or debased; perverted; evil; depraved
To discover or determine by searching or researching evidence:
To spoil the appearance of by patches or streaks of color or dirt; discolor; spot
To soil with spots:
To enrich with soil or muck; to manure.
To fill (an orchard or an inhabited area) with dense smoke from a smudge pot in order to prevent damage from frost or to repel insects.
To harm the reputation of; malign; slander
To destroy, spoil, or damage irreparably
To kill or harm with poison.
To fill or saturate; cause to be permeated
To fill with color; dye; tinge
To cause distress or damage:
To do harm to; hurt, damage, etc.
To alter or spoil the color of; stain.
To debase, especially morally; corrupt.
To debase is defined as to cheapen, or make lower in value or quality.
To do damage to
(--- Computers) To damage (data) in a file or on a disk.
To misrepresent, especially by distortion or exaggeration:
To cover or obscure with clouds:
To cause to have a small mark or marks that diminish attractiveness:
To besmirch is to dirty or spoil something or to damage someone's reputation
To undergo decomposition, especially organic decomposition; decay.
To splash, spot, or soil with such drops or blobs
To attack the character or reputation of; speak ill of; defame:
To coat (fish or meat, for example) with pepper and other spices and then quickly sear in a very hot skillet, thereby producing meat that is black on the outside but tender on the inside.
To spatter, as with mud or slander; soil or sully by spattering
To smear over; bedaub; soil
To make filthy; dirty; soil
To divert or deflect:
To disintegrate is defined as to break apart and fall to pieces.
To diminish or impair in quality, character, or value:
To cleanse so as to destroy or prevent the growth of disease-carrying microorganisms:
To thrive is defined as to be successful in managing business or money.
To greater advantage; preferably:
Having a bad smell, as of decay; putrid
Free of dirt, pollutants, infectious agents, or other unwanted elements:
To deprive of favor or good repute; treat with disfavor:
To damage the credit or reputation of; disgrace
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