Synonyms of besmirch in English:

besmirch


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verb

1‘he had besmirched the good name of his family’

SYNONYMS
sully, tarnish, blacken, drag through the mire, drag through the mud, stain, taint, smear, befoul, soil, contaminate, pollute, disgrace, dishonour, bring discredit to, stigmatize, injure, damage, debase, spoil, ruin
slander, defame
literary smirch, besmear
archaic breathe on, spot
ANTONYMS

honour, enhance