English translation of 'कलंक लगाना'
कलंक लगाना /kalanka lagana/
1. blemish transitive verb, countable noun
If something blemishes your reputation, or if it is a blemish on it, it spoils it.
The only blemish on his record came in 1999.
A few minor blemishes spoilt this performance.
2. smear transitive verb, countable noun
To smear someone means to spread unpleasant and untrue rumours or accusations about them in order to damage their reputation. A smear is an unpleasant and untrue rumour or accusation.
...a smear campaign by his political opponents.
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Translation of कलंक लगाना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary