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sully
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition
to spoil or cast doubt upon a reputation — especially one that  was previously unblemished
  • The Three, fairest of all, the Elf-lords hid from him, and his hand never touched them or sullied them.
    1.2 -- Book 1 Chapter 2 -- The Shadow of the Past (41% in)

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