someone's name is mud

idiom

Definition of someone's name is mud

informal
used to say that people do not like or trust someone The scandal ruined his reputation and now his name is mud.

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“Someone's name is mud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/someone%27s%20name%20is%20mud. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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