Synonyms of blight in English:
2 the government are protecting people from the blight of aircraft noise
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2 the scandal blighted the careers of several leading politicians
ruin, wreck, spoil, disrupt, undo, mar, play havoc with, make a mess of, put an end to, end, bring to an end, put a stop to, prevent, frustrate, crush, quell, quash, dash, destroy, scotch, shatter, devastate, demolish, sabotage
informal mess up, screw up, louse up, foul up, make a hash of, do in, put paid to, put the lid on, put the kibosh on, stymie, queer, nix, banjax, blow a hole in
North American informal throw a monkey wrench in the works of
archaic bring to naught
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