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blemish

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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

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blemish

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of blemish (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to affect slightly with something morally bad or undesirable
  • a single indiscretion blemished the rabbi's reputation for years

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The first known use of blemish was in the 14th century

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“Blemish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blemish. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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