Synonyms of blacken in English:

blacken


See definition of blacken

verb

1‘you use it to blacken your hair’

SYNONYMS

make black, black, darken, make dark, make darker

dirty, make dirty, make sooty, make smoky, stain, grime, begrime, befoul, soil

ANTONYMS

whiten, clean

2‘the sky blackened’

SYNONYMS

become black, grow black, darken, dim, grow dim, cloud over

ANTONYMS

lighten, brighten

3‘she won't thank you for blackening her husband's name’

SYNONYMS

sully, tarnish, blot, besmirch, drag through the mire, drag through the mud, stain, taint, smear, smudge, befoul, soil, contaminate, pollute, disgrace, dishonour, bring discredit to, injure, damage, spoil

slander, defame, traduce

literary besmear, smirch

archaic spot, breathe on

ANTONYMS

clear, enhance