There are 2 translations of taint in Spanish:

taint1

Pronunciation: /teɪnt/

vt

  • (contaminate) [meat/water] contaminar; (dishonor) [name/reputation] mancillar [literary/literario], deshonrar the generosity of their donation was tainted by selfish motives la generosidad del donativo se veía empañada por el egoísmo de sus motivosto be tainted with sth his writings are tainted with racism su obra está contaminada de racismo
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    • Pollution from Asia can taint the air along the West Coast of the U.S., said scientists on Friday at a meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
    • Pollution, noise, tainted food, plastics, celebrity boxing - we live in an alarmingly toxic environment.
    • The substitute eliminates the problem of donated blood being tainted by infections or impurities.
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    • The market has been tainted with poor quality products, dismal performance and overwhelming disappointment.
    • But some of the most prominent have been tainted by scandal.
    • Both tainted by scandal, they are also the most polarizing figures from each of their respective parties.

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.

There are 2 translations of taint in Spanish:

taint2

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (trace) dejo (masculine) 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (stain) mancha (feminine), mácula (feminine) [literary/literario], mancilla (feminine) [literary/literario] to be without taint of prejudice [frml or liter] estar* libre de prejuicios to be free of taint estar* limpio de toda mancha or mácula
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    • She should have the best of forage, the purest of water, the cleanest and best of ventilated stables, and the air should be free from any taint of noxious vapors - in a word, the entire environment of this faithful animal should be as carefully and honestly protected as though she was human and not brute.
    • It is as clean as the newest and freshest rubber, you can throw it over the daintiest lady's dress with perfect safety, you can hang it in the same closet with your evening clothes and get no taint of odor.
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    • Right now, the judge has got to see that there's a possibility of some taint to this jury pool.
    • The problem is that I am apparently carrying a taint.
    • A low level of taint will disappear in a few minutes.

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Word of the day casquillo
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Cultural fact of the day

Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.