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tarnish

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tarnish

  1. to affect slightly with something morally bad or undesirable an arrest for shoplifting tarnished her reputation for many years afterwards Synonyms of tarnish blemish, darken, mar, poison, spoil, stain, taint, touch, vitiateWords Related to tarnish 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 tarnish cleanse, purify; dignify, elevate, ennoble, enshrine, glorify, hallow, magnify, uplift



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