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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. stain: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. stain: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. stain: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. stain: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. stain: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. stain, stain: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Stain, stain: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. stain: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. stain: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. stain: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. stain: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. stain: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. stain: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. stain (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. stain: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. stain: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Stain (album), Stain (disambiguation), Stain (histology), Stain (song), Stain, The Stain (film), The Stain: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Stain: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. stain: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. stain: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. stain: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. stain: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Stain: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. stain: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. stain: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. stain: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. stain: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. stain: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Stain (heraldry): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. stain: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. STAIN: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Stain: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. stain: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stain: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. stain: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Stain (biology), Stain (microbiology), Stain (microscopy), stain: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Stain: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. stain: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stain: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Stain, stain, stain: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. stain: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Stain (inclusion), Stain: Ceramic Glossary Database [home, info]
  3. Stain: Building pathology glossary [home, info]
  4. Stain: Glossary of Film/Video Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (stain)

noun:  a soiled or discolored appearance ("The wine left a dark stain")
noun:  (microscopy) a dye or other coloring material that is used in microscopy to make structures visible
noun:  a symbol of disgrace or infamy
noun:  an act that brings discredit to the person who does it
noun:  the state of being covered with unclean things
verb:  color for microscopic study
verb:  color with a liquid dye or tint ("Stain this table a beautiful walnut color")
verb:  produce or leave stains ("Red wine stains the table cloth")
verb:  make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #36765)

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Words similar to stain:   blot, spot, stigma, blob, brand, dirt, discoloration, discolouration, filth, fleck, grease, grime, mark, smear, smirch, soil, stainable, stained, stainer, staining, more...

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