Dim vs Tarnished - What's the difference?

dim | tarnished | Synonyms |

Dim is a synonym of tarnished.


As a proper noun dim

is tue (tuesday).

As a verb tarnished is

(tarnish).

dim

Translingual

Symbol

(head)
  • (label) (l)
  • ----

    tarnished

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (tarnish)

  • tarnish

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • Oxidation or discoloration, especially of a decorative metal exposed to air.
  • Verb

    (es)
  • To oxidize or discolor due to oxidation.
  • Careful storage of silver will prevent it from tarnishing .
  • To soil, sully, damage or compromise
  • He is afraid that he will tarnish his reputation if he disagrees.
  • (figurative) To lose its lustre or attraction; to become dull.
  • * Dryden
  • Till thy fresh glories, which now shine so bright, / Grow stale and tarnish with our daily sight.