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stained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stainedadjective

    marked or dyed or discolored with foreign matter

    "a badly stained tablecloth"; "tear-stained cheeks"

  2. stained, varnishedadjective

    having a coating of stain or varnish

Wiktionary

  1. stainedadjective

    having a stain

  2. stainedadjective

    coloured by adding a pigment

Wikipedia

  1. stained

    A stain is a discoloration that can be clearly distinguished from the surface, material, or medium it is found upon. They are caused by the chemical or physical interaction of two dissimilar materials. Accidental staining may make materials appear used, degraded or permanently unclean. Intentional staining is used in biochemical research and for artistic effect, such as wood staining, rust staining and stained glass.

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  1. stained

    Stained refers to having a color, material or substance penetrate or be absorbed onto a surface, which typically causes a change in the color or appearance. It can also refer to a discoloration, blemish, or mark indicating damage, dirt, or impurity. In biology, staining is used to make structures or cells more visible under a microscope through the use of dyes or other coloring techniques.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stained

    of Stain

Anagrams for stained »

  1. detains

  2. sainted

  3. instead

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stained in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stained in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of stained in a Sentence

  1. Eric Adams:

    Coming outside and seeing his wife holding his baby and a coat colored pink but stained with red blood from his child, it’s unimaginable. It is unimaginable that this is happening in our city.

  2. Richard Blumenthal:

    I believe that( Kavanaugh's) nomination is going to be tainted. It will be stained by a badly broken process that has shattered the norm and broken the tradition Senate Judiciary.

  3. John McCain:

    I believe past interrogation policies compromised our values, stained our national honor, and did little practical good, this amendment provides greater assurances that never again will the United States follow that dark path of sacrificing our values for our short-term security needs.

  4. Roy Cooper:

    For over a year now, House Bill 2 has been a dark cloud hanging over our great state, it has stained our reputation. It has discriminated against our people and it has caused great economic harm in many of our communities.

  5. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross:

    People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in, their true beauty is only seen if there is a light within.

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