What does tainted mean?

Definitions for tainted

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corrupt, tainted(adj)

    touched by rot or decay

    "tainted bacon"; "`corrupt' is archaic"

Wiktionary

  1. tainted(Adjective)

    corrupted or filled with imperfections.

    Hey, get that away from me! It was bought with tainted money.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tainted

    of Taint

Freebase

  1. Tainted

    Tainted is a 1988 U.S. motion picture written and directed by Orestes Matacena and starring Shari Shattuck. The movie is a low-budget suspense drama about Cathy a young school teacher married to the owner of a crematorium. The movie is centered on Cathy's attempt to cover-up the murder of an intruder who attempted to rape her. The cover up of the rape is due to the man that raped her being her ex-husband in the movie.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tainted in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tainted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Louis Pasteur:

    Do not let yourself be tainted with a barren skepticism.

  2. James McGregor:

    Because of the lives they have led - of tainted food, dumplings with cardboard in them, honey that isn't honey, liquor that isn't liquor - they distrust everything.

  3. James McGregor:

    Because of the lives they have led – of tainted food, dumplings with cardboard in them, honey that isn't honey, liquor that isn't liquor – they distrust everything.

  4. Ted Lieu:

    A superbug infection can kill not only the patient who was exposed to a tainted duodenoscope but also family members, friends and hospital staff who interacted with the patient.

  5. Louis Bravo:

    What's hard to grasp is that nothing is the same. ... You, your spouse, kids, house, bills, schools, job, interaction skills, emotions are all tainted and jumbled up in what's left of your brain.

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