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synonyms for stain
- black eye
- ink spot
See also synonyms for: stained
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How to use stain in a sentence
I’ve also found that it resists stains and cleans up easily, which is a major plus for road trips and winter camping.
Plus, the sudsing left stains on my lenses from the water I couldn’t shake off.The best ways to stop a mask from fogging up your glasses, ranked | Sandra Gutierrez G. | November 18, 2020 | Popular-Science
Soil stains hint that there may have been such structures inside and that people were living there, she said.Former Jesuit plantation may hold quarters of the enslaved | Michael Ruane | November 9, 2020 | Washington Post
You wrote that it “left a stain on their reputations, their department and the country.”Q&A with ‘Anonymous’: Miles Taylor on his secret, why he didn’t resign and more | Philip Rucker, Carol D. Leonnig | October 30, 2020 | Washington Post
They can sop up moisture and help tackle stains on other surfaces, including rugs and carpets.
As mentioned, Yahoo has a black stain on its collaboration and severe breach of privacy.
We ask our celebrities to pour their hearts out, and then chastise them if they stain our buttoned-up shirts.Welcome to Generation Overshare: Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift, and the Politics of Self-Disclosure | Marlow Stern | November 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
While that is unlikely to happen, the very fact that it can is a stain on the American judicial system.10-Year-Old Murder Defendant Shows Failure of U.S. Juvenile Justice System | Christopher Moraff | October 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
About “developers in bed with reviewers,” and the stain this leaves on the “integrity of games journalism.”It's Dangerous to Go Alone: Why Are Gamers So Angry? | Arthur Chu | August 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I put my hands behind my head, lay back and looked at a water stain on the ceiling.
Beginners must be warned against mistaking the edges of cells, or particles which have retained the red stain, for bacilli.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
There are a number of bacilli, called acid-fast bacilli, which stain in the same way as the tubercle bacillus.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
Louis pressed his father's hand to his lips; that hand which was hardly washed from the stain of Wharton's blood!The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4 | Jane Porter
There was still visible on it the stain where he had wiped his hand, and this stain seemed certainly blood.Uncanny Tales | Various
He did not think of the matter again till just as he was getting into bed, when he noticed a red stain upon his handkerchief.Uncanny Tales | Various
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