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Synonyms for blackwash

an attack intended to ruin someone's reputation

a mixture of calomel and limewater that is used on syphilitic sores

a wash that colors a surface black

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Demonisation is always a suspect methodology; it lends itself too well to the ploy of blackwashing one in order to whitewash the rest.
Given the relative poverty of their islands, as well as their history, it is no surprise they relish the ruthlessness of their cricketers in "blackwashing" England at every opportunity.