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SULLIED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does sullied mean? 

SULLIED (adjective)
  The adjective SULLIED has 1 sense:

1. especially of reputation

  Familiarity information: SULLIED used as an adjective is very rare.


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SULLIED (adjective)


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Meaning:

Especially of reputation

Synonyms:

besmirched; sullied; tarnished; spotted; tainted; damaged; flyblown; stained

Context examples:

the senator's seriously damaged reputation / a flyblown reputation / a tarnished reputation / inherited a spotted name

Similar:

blemished (marred by imperfections)


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