Synonyms of smudge
1 smearDictionary • Smudge the outline using a cotton-wool bud.
smear • a face covered by a heavy beard, smeared with dirt
2 markDictionary • She kissed me, careful not to smudge me with her fresh lipstick.
mark • How do you stop the horses marking the turf?
soil • Young people don't want to do things that soil their hands.
dirty • He was afraid the dog's hairs might dirty the seats.
daub • They daubed his home with slogans.
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blotA blot is a drop of liquid that has fallen on to a surface and has dried.
• an ink blot
daubWhen you daub a substance such as mud or paint on something, you spread it on that thing in a rough or careless way.
• They daubed his home with slogans.
Thesaurus for smudge from the Collins English Thesaurus