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smear so as to make dirty or stained

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The head of Lebanon's restaurant owners association said Tuesday that LBCI television was guilty of besmirching the reputation of his sector, amid widespread reports that the country suffers from less-than-adequate food safety standards.
She's horrified that her future father-in-law would go around besmirching her reputation, but that's nothing compared to Tamwar's anger.
American Muslim leaders at the J Street Conference this week know exactly what J Street's real agenda is: bringing about a distancing in US-Israel relations and besmirching the mainstream Jewish community, under the guise of morality and justice.
Those who claimed that the pro-Tibet protestors were besmirching the good name of the Olympics (how Hitler and the Israeli athletes shot in Munich must laugh at that one), were conveniently ignoring the blue-suited Chinese enforcers who man-marked the flame.
Burrell, who lives in Holt, near Wrexham, said: 'I can only hope that Mohammed Al Fayed now has the good grace to stop besmirching the princess' memory with his fanciful suggestions.'
Dear Editor, - I found it quite extraordinary to hear the Sudanese Ambassador to the UK expressing his concern that the widespread use of the potentially carcegenic dye SUDAN-1was in danger of 'besmirching the good name of his country'.