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tarnish
used in
1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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tarnish
Used in
1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • In the window there were trays of nuts and bolts, worn-out chisels, penknives with broken blades, tarnished watches that did not even pretend to be in going order, and other miscellaneous rubbish.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: tarnished her reputation
as in: tarnished silver
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