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Sully

Sul´ly
v. t.1.To soil; to dirty; to spot; to tarnish; to stain; to darken; - used literally and figuratively; as, to sully a sword; to sully a person's reputation.
[imp. & p. p. Sullied ; p. pr. & vb. n. Sullying .]
No spots to sully the brightness of this solemnity.
- Atterbury.
v. i.1.To become soiled or tarnished.
n.1.Soil; tarnish; stain.
Noun1.Sully - United States painter (born in England) of portraits and historical scenes (1783-1872)
Synonyms: Thomas Sully
2.Sully - French statesman (1560-1641)
Verb1.sully - place under suspicion or cast doubt upon; "sully someone's reputation"
Synonyms: defile, taint, corrupt, cloud
2.sully - 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"
3.sully - 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"
abuse, attaint, bedaub, befoul, benasty, besmear, besmirch, besmutch, besoil, bespatter, betray, black, blacken, blemish, blot, blow upon, brand, call names, censure, contaminate, corrupt, daub, debauch, deceive, defame, defile, deflower, demoralize, denigrate, despoil, destroy, dirty, disapprove, discolor, disgrace, disparage, engage in personalities, expose, expose to infamy, force, foul, gibbet, hang in effigy, heap dirt upon, infect, lead astray, mar, mess, mess up, mislead, muckrake, nasty, pillory, pollute, rape, ravage, ravish, reprimand, revile, ruin, seduce, shame, slubber, slur, smear, smirch, smouch, smudge, smut, smutch, soil, spoil, spot, stain, stigmatize, taint, tar, tarnish, throw mud at, vilify, violate, vitiate, wreck
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