Definition of 'tarnished'
Example sentences containing 'tarnished'
The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
That form of democracy had a tarnished reputation.Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989) The Sun (2011)
Leicester see him as the ideal man to repair their tarnished reputation after a number of controversial incidents.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Villas-Boas is determined to repair his tarnished reputation in England.The Sun (2012)
In the past few days the reputation of British business has been badly tarnished.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Changes like these represent an opportunity for auditors to improve their tarnished image, but also a challenge.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2009)
She admits agents have a tarnished reputation for being greedy and alleged underhand dealing but says money is not the top priority for her agency.The Sun (2011)
They appeared on MPs' press releases and websites as members tried to repair their tarnished reputations.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Local officials say the riverside park is to boost tourism - and is not a bid to polish the town's tarnished image.The Sun (2013)
And to polish up the bank's tarnished image, he will shut a controversial subsidiary that helped big companies slash their tax bills.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The American journalist hired by the Vatican to improve its tarnished image after a series of embarrassing leaks said yesterday that he relished the task.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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