Definition of 'tainted'
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Then he was asked the questions about the time he was on the run from his tainted past. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The sport's tainted past means huge improvements and instant stars cannot expect to avoid such questioning. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Now 18 soldiers are exposed to potentially tainted blood. The Sun (2008)Almost 2,000 have died as a result of exposure to the tainted blood. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But how does it feel to enjoy her position and vast fortune thanks to her father's tainted reputation? Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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