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tarnish
used in
The Scarlet Letter
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tarnish
Used in
The Scarlet Letter
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  • My imagination was a tarnished mirror.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here, before his own wife has greeted him, you may greet the sea-flushed ship-master, just in port, with his vessel's papers under his arm in a tarnished tin box.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: tarnished silver
as in: tarnished her reputation
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