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Princeton's WordNet

  1. smudge(noun)

    a smoky fire to drive away insects

    Synonyms:
    smear, spot, blot, slur, smirch, daub

  2. smudge, spot, blot, daub, smear, smirch, slur(verb)

    a blemish made by dirt

    Synonyms:
    smudge, bit, patch, dapple, office, speckle, pip, touch, cytosmear, place, smear, aspersion, daub, fleck, cytologic smear, maculation, slur, post, stain, malignment, position, smirch, vilification, billet, blot, spotlight, spot, point, situation, berth, topographic point

  3. smear, blur, smudge, smutch(verb)

    make a smudge on; soil by smudging

    Synonyms:
    besmirch, smudge, asperse, dim, smear, smutch, calumniate, confuse, denigrate, daub, film over, slander, blur, slur, sully, glaze over, blear, smirch, defame, obscure, obnubilate

Wiktionary

  1. smudge(1)

    To obscure by blurring; to smear.

    Synonyms:
    stain, smear, blur

  2. smudge(2)

    To soil or smear with dirt.

    Synonyms:
    smutch, soil

  3. smudge(2)

    To use dense smoke to protect from insects.

    Synonyms:
    fumigate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

stain, dust, spot


Translations for smudge

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • لطخةArabic
  • zamazatCzech
  • verschmieren, verwischen, FleckGerman
  • macular, desenfocarSpanish
  • tuhria, töhriä, savuttaa, tahria, tahra, läiskä, savustaaFinnish
  • bavure, maculerFrench
  • nodaIndonesian
  • sbavaturaItalian
  • კოცონიGeorgian
  • ukuparaMāori
  • марать, пачкать, испачкать, размазывать, замарать, размазать, пятноRussian

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