Thesaurus / blacken
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Sinking any intrepid explorer into blackened waters means facing freezing temperatures and crushing pressure.
THIS SOFT ROBOT STINGRAY JUST EXPLORED THE DEEPEST POINT IN THE OCEANSHELLY FANMARCH 9, 2021SINGULARITY HUB
Images Piringer shared from the scene showed the roof of the three-story building on Elkridge Way turned to a sheet of flame before the fire was put out, leaving blackened, smoking rafters.
WOMAN DIES IN FIRE AT SILVER SPRING SENIORS APARTMENT BUILDINGIAN DUNCANNOVEMBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Because of a quibble on his part this loathsome thing would ruin his future, dash his hopes to the ground, blacken his life.
THE EVERLASTING ARMSJOSEPH HOCKING
The river pool commenced to blacken, while flowering rushes tossed their shivering heads and murmured.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
"Too bad of you to blacken me to her like that," remarked the judge.
THE OPENED SHUTTERSCLARA LOUISE BURNHAM
They have done what they could to blacken his name; and to this day the shadow they have cast upon it in part remains.
These lawyers who are coming will blacken lots of paper, and talk a great deal of useless stuff.
Several of my toes commenced to blacken and fester near the tips and the nails worked loose.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Much the greater part of the topics which have been used to blacken this nobleman are either unjust or frivolous.
THOUGHTS ON THE PRESENT DISCONTENTSEDMUND BURKE
WORDS RELATED TO BLACKEN
- cast aspersion
- run down
- speak ill of
- take a swipe at
- tear down
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