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to harm someone’s reputation
to say something about someone that is not true and is likely to damage their reputation
to make someone seem less honest, morally pure etc
to harm someone’s reputation or confidence
if something stains someone’s reputation, character etc, it spoils it
to try to damage someone’s reputation by telling lies about them
to say or write things about someone that attack their character, work etc
to do or say something that you know will harm someone’s reputation
to show that someone who is very successful or admired or loved very much has faults like everyone else
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
an extra sail sometimes fitted on the front of a boat used for racing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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