Usage examples for tainted

  1. Look at the mixed blood of the Whigs, at their tainted ancestors. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  2. I trust this may be the last time that I have to assemble you together to drive from amongst us those who are tainted by the curse of heresy. – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  3. The man or woman who sees the beauty of inner purity cannot ever be very deeply tainted by corruption either of body or of soul. – Joyous Gard by Arthur Christopher Benson
  4. If they are guilty of doing things tainted or marked with fraud, they are liable. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  5. It was worse than absolute, for it was tainted with bad faith. – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn