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verb     smudge pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlesmudging
past tensesmudged
past participlesmudged
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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] if you smudge something such as ink, or if it smudges, you make it spread across the page in an untidy way by touching it when it is still wet
  2. 2
    [transitive] to put a dirty mark on a clean surface

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