Definition of Marred

1. Adjective. Blemished by injury or rough wear. "Walls marred by graffiti"

Exact synonyms: Scarred
Similar to: Blemished



Definition of Marred

1. Verb. (past of mar) ¹

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Definition of Marred

1. mar [v] - See also: mar

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marred

marquis
marquisate
marquisates
marquisdom
marquisdoms
marquise
marquises
marquisette
marquisettes
marquisship
marra
marram
marrams
marranos
marras
marred (current term)
marrels
marrer
marrers
marri
marriable
marriage
marriage agencies
marriage agency
marriage bed
marriage beds
marriage broker
marriage brokerage
marriage ceremony
marriage certificate

Literary usage of Marred

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1. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register by Henry Fritz-Gilbert Waters (1897)
"1774 Charles West & Hephzibah Barnard hath been published according to Law ware marred by me Caleb Bunker Jestice of the Peace Nantucket october: ..."

2. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN, Sidney Lee (1886)
"The poet adds, however, that Bruce's fortunes were marred by his ' outrageous' pride. In the autumn of 1318, Edward Bruce projected another descent upon ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The life of Milton was marred by prejudice, religious and political, as well as by lack of appreciation of such a poem as 'Lycidas,'' the life of Gray was ..."

4. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... 61- 71. tano's work; his style is marred by frequent and disagreeable eccentricities. When he wishes to be naïve, he often becomes merely childish. ..."

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