Bestain
Bestain \Be*stain"\, v. t. To stain. [1913 Webster]

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  • bestain — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To soil with foreign matter: discolor, smut, stain. See CLEAN, MARKS …   English dictionary for students

  • bestain — be·stain …   English syllables

  • bestain — bə̇, bē+ transitive verb Etymology: be + stain : to stain thoroughly …   Useful english dictionary

  • bedaub — Synonyms and related words: apply paint, attaint, bedizen, begild, besmear, besmirch, besmoke, besmutch, besoil, bestain, black, blacken, blur, brand, brush on paint, butter, calcimine, coat, color, complexion, cover, dab, darken, daub, deep dye …   Moby Thesaurus

  • besmear — Synonyms and related words: apply paint, attaint, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmirch, besmoke, besmutch, besoil, bestain, black, blacken, blur, brand, brush on paint, butter, calcimine, coat, color, complexion, cover, dab, darken, daub, deep dye,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • besmirch — Synonyms and related words: attaint, bedarken, bedaub, besmear, besmoke, besmutch, besoil, bespatter, bestain, black, blacken, blackwash, blot, blotch, blur, brand, call names, charcoal, cork, darken, daub, defile, denigrate, dinge, dirty,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • besmoke — Synonyms and related words: attaint, bedaub, begrime, bemire, bemud, besmear, besmirch, bestain, blacken, blur, brand, darken, daub, dirt, dirty, dirty up, discolor, dust, grime, mark, mire, muck, muck up, muddy, scorch, sear, singe, slime,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blacken — Synonyms and related words: abuse, asperse, attaint, bark at, becloud, bedarken, bedaub, bedim, begloom, begrime, berate, besmear, besmirch, besmoke, besmutch, besoil, bespatter, bestain, betongue, black, black out, blackwash, block the light,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blot — Synonyms and related words: absorb, adsorb, air dry, anhydrate, annihilate, aspersion, assimilate, attaint, baboon, badge of infamy, bag, bake, bar sinister, baton, bedarken, bend sinister, besmirch, bespatter, bespeckle, bespot, bestain, black,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blur — Synonyms and related words: aspersion, attaint, badge of infamy, bar sinister, baton, becloud, bedaub, bedim, befog, bend sinister, besmear, besmirch, besmoke, bestain, black eye, black mark, blacken, blear, bleariness, bloodstain, blot, blotch,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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