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  1. soiled, stained, or tarnished: He was above the sullied reputations of some party members, who were thought to be corrupt, greedy, and arrogant.To a lover of reading, how beautiful are the sullied pages and worn-out appearance of a well-used book!

  1. the simple past tense and past participle of sully.

Origin of sullied


Other words from sullied

  • un·sul·lied, adjective

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