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Synonyms for stain

Synonyms for stain

to soil with foreign matter

to impart color to

a discolored mark made by smearing

a mark of discredit or disgrace

something that imparts color

Synonyms for stain

(microscopy) a dye or other coloring material that is used in microscopy to make structures visible

the state of being covered with unclean things

a symbol of disgrace or infamy

an act that brings discredit to the person who does it

color with a liquid dye or tint

produce or leave stains

make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air

color for microscopic study

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The room into which we were shown was that in which the crime had been committed, but no trace of it now remained save an ugly, irregular stain upon the carpet.
"Well, you will be surprised to hear that there is no stain on the white woodwork to correspond."
There IS a second stain, but it does not correspond with the other.
Holmes, but I thought the point of the second stain not corresponding with the first would interest you."
The joker rapped it with his own, took a nimble spring upward, and came down in a fantastic dancing attitude, with one of his stained shoes jerked off his foot into his hand, and held out.
She was pure, it was true, as he had never dreamed of purity; but cherries stained her lips.
"How do you propose to discover the stained dress?" inquired my mistress, addressing herself once more to the Sergeant.
At the same time, their boxes must be searched again--for this plain reason, that the first investigation only looked for the Diamond, and that the second investigation must look for the stained dress.
Rachel now wanting to follow their lead, before we-called the servants together, and began the search for the stained dress.
The stained article of dress may be an article of linen.
YOUR clothes will become susceptible to a wide array of stains and odours over the coming months.Use these tips to keep your wardrobe fresh-smelling and looking new as long as possible: Air out Give wet, sweaty clothes and towels a chance to breathe.
Now, the buyers are complaining about carpet stains, and they're threatening to take us to small claims court unless we pay for new carpet.
And tomato-based stains are some of the most tricky to get rid of.
When patients come to you with concerns, you can use the following information to both educate and help them avoid and mitigate stains.
The diagnosis of TB adenitis can be made by utilizing many different techniques, including cytomorphology, special stains to identify the organism, culture and Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR).