blemish


Pronunciation : [blem-ish]



Definitions
Noun
1. A flaw or defect, stain, blight.
2. A mark that detracts from appearance, as a pimple or scar
Verb
3. To destroy or diminish the perfection of: The book is blemished by those long, ineffective, descriptions.

Part of Speech:noun,verb

Variations: blemisher,blemishes, blemished, blemishing

Synonyms: stain,damage,defect

Antonyms: purify, repair

Sample Sentences:

1.A blemish on his record.

2. She has a blemish on her face.

3.The book is blemished by those long, ineffective descriptions.