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blemish

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of blemish

  1. something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing the first mirror had a blemish on its surface, so we took it back to the store Synonyms of blemish blight, blotch, defect, deformity, disfigurement, excrescence, excrescency, fault, flaw, imperfection, mar, mark, pockmark, scar Words Related to blemish abnormality, distortion, irregularity, malformation, misshape; bug, glitch, kink; blot, blur, spot, stain, taint; damage, defacement, impairment, injury; failing, weakness Near Antonyms of blemish adornment, decoration, embellishment, enhancement, ornament


blemish

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of blemish

  1. 1 to affect slightly with something morally bad or undesirable a single indiscretion blemished the rabbi's reputation for years Synonyms of blemish taint, darken, mar, poison, spoil, stain, tarnish, touch, vitiateWords Related to blemish begrime, besmear, besmirch, blacken, blur, cloud, dirty, discolor, pollute, smear, smirch, smudge, smut, soil, sully, tar; abase, cheapen, debase, degrade, demean, discredit, disgrace, dishonor, foul, lower, shame, sink; bastardize, corrupt, debauch, demoralize, deprave, pervert, subvert; color, distort, twistNear Antonyms of blemish cleanse, purify; dignify, elevate, ennoble, enshrine, glorify, hallow, magnify, uplift

  2. 2 to reduce the soundness, effectiveness, or perfection of a scratch blemished the finish on the car Synonyms of blemish damage, bloody, break, compromise, crab, cripple, cross (up), deface, disfigure, endamage, flaw, harm, hurt, impair, injure, mar, spoil, vitiateWords Related to blemish deteriorate, enervate, enfeeble, undermine, weaken; erode, scour, wash out, wear (away); blight, tarnish; dent, ding, dint; botch, gum (up), queer; lacerate, wound; disable, hamstring, lame, maim, mangle, mutilate, torment, torture; annihilate, bang up, bash, batter, clobber, crush, dash, decimate, demolish, desolate, destroy, devastate, do in, pulverize, raze, ruin, scourge, shatter, smash, tear down, total, waste, wipe out, wreckNear Antonyms of blemish cure, heal, help, rectify, rehabilitate, remedy; edit, remodel, revise; ameliorate, better, enhance, enrich, improve, meliorate, perfect, refineAntonyms of blemish doctor, fix, mend, patch, rebuild, recondition, reconstruct, renovate, repair, revamp



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