tarnish

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1 tarnish /ˈtɑɚnɪʃ/ verb
tarnishes; tarnished; tarnishing
1 tarnish
/ˈtɑɚnɪʃ/
verb
tarnishes; tarnished; tarnishing
Learner's definition of TARNISH
: to become or cause (metal) to become dull and not shiny
[no object]
[+ object]
[+ object] : to damage or ruin the good quality of (something, such as a person's reputation, image, etc.)

— tarnished

adjective
2 tarnish /ˈtɑɚnɪʃ/ noun
2 tarnish
/ˈtɑɚnɪʃ/
noun
Learner's definition of TARNISH
[singular, noncount]
: a thin layer on the surface of metal which makes the metal look dull
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