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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Especially of reputation.

Usage examples (39)
  • And his clothes were all tarnished with ashes and soot.
  • Man, nobody needs his name tarnished, especially when
  • And yet the gibbet -- my name tarnished -- my escutcheon blotted by the hangman!
  • Whoever feels that their reputation has been tarnished is definitely not my business. for more
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