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Synonyms for smirch

Synonyms for (noun) smirch

Synonyms: blot, smear, smirch, spot, stain Definition: an act that brings discredit to the person who does it Usage: he made a huge blot on his copybook

Similar words: mistake, error, fault Definition: a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention Usage: he made a bad mistake; she was quick to point out my errors; I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults

Synonyms: blot, spot, slur, smear, smirch, smudge, daub Definition: a blemish made by dirt Usage: he had a smudge on his cheek

Similar words: mar, defect, blemish Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body) Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms for (verb) smirch

Synonyms: sully, defame, denigrate, calumniate, besmirch, asperse, slander, smear, smirch Definition: charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone Usage: The journalists have defamed me! The article in the paper sullied my reputation

Similar words: accuse, charge Definition: blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against Usage: he charged the director with indifference

Synonyms: smirch, besmirch Definition: smear so as to make dirty or stained

Similar words: smear Definition: stain by smearing or daubing with a dirty substance