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Definitions of smear

  1. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. spread or daub over Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an act that brings discredit to the person who does it; "he made a huge blot on his copybook" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a blemish made by dirt; "he had a smudge on his cheek" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. make a smudge on; soil by smudging Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a thin tissue or blood sample spread on a glass slide and stained for cytologic examination and diagnosis under a microscope Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. cover (a surface) by smearing (a substance) over it; "smear the wall with paint"; "daub the ceiling with plaster" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. slanderous defamation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. stain by smearing or daubing with a dirty substance Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. To overspread with anything unctuous, viscous, or adhesive; to daub; as, to smear anything with oil. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To soil in any way; to contaminate; to pollute; to stain morally; as, to be smeared with infamy. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A fat, oily substance; oinment. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Hence, a spot made by, or as by, an unctuous or adhesive substance; a blot or blotch; a daub; a stain. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. To overspread with anything oily or sticky; daub; to soil in any way. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. A blot or stain. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. To overspread with anything sticky or oily, as grease: to daub. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. To daub. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  18. To bedaub with a sticky substance. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. A soiled spot made by some gummy substance. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  20. A stain. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. To overspread with anything viscous or oily; to besmear; to daub; to soil; to contaminate. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  22. To overspread with greasy, fatty, or adhesive matter; to daub; to soil. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  23. To smudge, blur, or render indistinct (writing, pictures, etc.). dictgcide_fs
  24. to vilify (a person); to damage (a person's reputation), especially falsely or by unfair innuendo, and with malicious intent. dictgcide_fs
  25. sm[=e]r, v.t. to overspread with anything sticky or oily, as grease: to daub.--n. SMEAR'INESS.--adj. SMEAR'Y, sticky: showing smears. [A.S. smeru, fat, grease; Ger. schmeer, grease, Ice. smjör, butter.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  26. Daub with greasy or sticky substance or with something that stains, (of grease &c.) make marks on, make a s.; blot, obscure outline of, (writing, drawing). (N.) blotch made by smearing; hence smeary a., smeariness n. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  27. n. A spot made by an unctuous or adhesive substance, or as if by such a substance; blotch; daub ; stain. Cabinet Dictionary

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