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blackening

noun black·en·ing \ˈblak-niŋ, ˈbla-kə-\

Definition of BLACKENING

:  blacking
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Examples of BLACKENING

  1. <blackening of the senator's good name disgusted voters>

First Known Use of BLACKENING

circa 1909

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