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blacken
British English: /ˈblak(ə)n/
American English: /ˈblækən/

Translation of blacken in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (make dark[er])
    (Himmel)
    (make black[er]) the ancient buildings were blackened by centuries of smoke and grime
    die alten Bauwerke waren durch die Jahrhunderte rauch- und rußgeschwärzt
  • 2 [figurative]
    (defame)
    blacken somebody's [good] name
    jemandes [guten] Namen beschmutzen
    blacken the picture
    schwarz malen

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