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blackening


blackening

verb , present participle of blacken

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2 to make untrue and harmful statements about
  • the politician maliciously blackened his opponent's reputation
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3 to make dark, dim, or indistinct
  • thick smoke from the forest fires blackened the sky for many miles
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4 to grow dark
  • the auditorium blackened suddenly, and a spotlighted performer appeared alone on stage
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