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Blemish

Blem´ish
v. t.1.To mark with deformity; to injure or impair, as anything which is well formed, or excellent; to mar, or make defective, either the body or mind.
[imp. & p. p. Blemished ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Blemishing.]
2.To tarnish, as reputation or character; to defame.
n.1.Any mark of deformity or injury, whether physical or moral; anything that diminishes beauty, or renders imperfect that which is otherwise well formed; that which impairs reputation.
He shall take two he lambs without blemish, and one ewe lamb of the first year without blemish.
- Lev. xiv. 10.
Noun1.Blemishblemish - a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish"
Synonyms: mar, defect
Verb1.blemish - mar or spoil the appearance of; "scars defaced her cheeks"; "The vandals disfigured the statue"
Synonyms: deface, disfigure
2.blemish - mar or impair with a flaw; "her face was blemished"
Synonyms: spot
3.blemish - add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective
Synonyms: flaw
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