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Overview of verb besmirch

The verb besmirch has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) defame, slander, smirch, asperse, denigrate, calumniate, smear, sully, besmirch

(charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone; "The journalists have defamed me!" "The article in the paper sullied my reputation")

2. (1) smirch, besmirch

(smear so as to make dirty or stained) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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