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Adjective: stained  steynd
  1. Marked, dyed or discoloured with foreign matter
    "a badly stained tablecloth"; "tear-stained cheeks"
  2. Having a coating of stain or varnish
    - varnished
Verb: stain  steyn
  1. Colour with a liquid dye or tint
    "Stain this table a beautiful walnut colour"; "people knew how to stain glass a beautiful blue in the middle ages"
  2. Produce or leave stains
    "Red wine stains the table cloth"
  3. Make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically
    "The silver was stained by the long exposure to the air";
    - tarnish, maculate, sully, defile
  4. Colour for microscopic study

See also: painted

Type of: alter, blob, blot, change, dye, fleck, modify, spot

Antonym: unstained

Encyclopedia: Stained