Blacken vs Unblackened - What's the difference?
As a verb blacken
is to make black.
As an adjective unblackened is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To make black.
To make dirty.
To defame or sully.
To cook (meat or fish) by coating with pepper, etc., and quickly searing in a hot pan.
To become black.
- Malice delights to blacken the characters of prominent men. — Napoleon Bonaparte
- The sky blackened as the storm clouds rolled in.
* (make black ): black, denigrate
* (make dirty ): dirty, soil
* (defame ): defame, denigrate, sully, taint, tarnish