taint

55 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[tˈe͡ɪnt], [tˈe‍ɪnt], [t_ˈeɪ_n_t]

Synonyms:

blemish (verb)

abrade, blemish, blister, blot, check, chip, crack, damage, deface, defect, deform, discolor, disfigure, distort, dot, flaw, fleck, fracture, freckle, gash, hack, hurt, kink, mar, mark, nick, notch, pockmark, scar, score, scrape, scratch, scuff, slit, speck, splotch, spoil, spot, stain, tarnish.

dirty (verb)

befoul, besmirch, contaminate, defile, dirty, foul, muddy, pollute, putrefy, smear, smirch, smudge, soil, streak, sully.

Rhymes for Taint:

  1. paint, faint, quaint, saint, feint;
  2. complaint, restraint, constraint, acquaint;

Quotes for Taint:

  1. Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself clear of taint Samuel Butler.
  2. But it seems that the judging maybe they shouldn't at least see the practices all week long. That can taint the way they go into the judging and the outlook of what's going to happen, instead of just watching those four minutes and judging on those minutes alone. Nancy Kerrigan.

Idioms of Taint:

  1. taint sth with sth;