Definisi 'sully'

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noun
1 United States painter (born in England) of portraits and historical scenes (1783-1872) Terjemahkan
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2 French statesman (1560-1641) Terjemahkan
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3 Soil; tarnish; stain. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
4 place under suspicion or cast doubt upon Terjemahkan
Example:
sully someone's reputation
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5 make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically Terjemahkan
Example:
The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air
Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man
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6 charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone Terjemahkan
Example:
The journalists have defamed me!
The article in the paper sullied my reputation
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7 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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

8 To become soiled or tarnished. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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