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tarnish
British English: /ˈtɑːnɪʃ/
American English: /ˈtɑrnɪʃ/

Translation of tarnish in German:

transitive verb

  • stumpf werden lassen (Metall)
    [figurative]
    beflecken (Ruf, Namen)

intransitive verb

noun

  • 1
    (action) Anlaufen, das

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