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doc Definition of tarnish
    English to English
  • discoloration of metal surface caused by oxidation
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • The quality or state of being tarnished; stain; soil; blemish.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically
  • The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air.
    Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To soil, or change the appearance of, especially by an alternation induced by the air, or by dust, or the like; to diminish, dull, or destroy the luster of; to sully; as, to tarnish a metal; to tarnish gilding; to tarnish the purity of color.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To lose luster; to become dull; as, gilding will tarnish in a foul air.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
  • [tárnish] Mangulimlim; kumupas
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Español-Tagalog
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