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blacken

see definition of blacken
  • verbdarken
  • verbmalign; smear
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Synonyms for blacken

verb darken
  • blot
  • smudge
  • befoul
  • begrime
  • cloud
  • deepen
  • ebonize
  • ink
  • shade
  • soil
  • grow dark
  • grow dim
  • make dark

Antonyms for blacken

  • bleach
  • compliment
  • enhance
  • lighten
  • praise
  • whiten

More words related to blacken

asperse

verb. libel
  • blacken
  • cast aspersions on
  • defame
  • detract
  • disparage
  • malign
  • slander
  • slur
  • smear
  • tear down
  • vilify

besmear

verb. defile

besmirch

verb. taint

besmirched

verb. taint

bruise

verb. break blood vessel; discolor

bruised

verb. break blood vessel; discolor
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