Definitions For Stain


  • An act that brings discredit to the person who does it
  • A soiled or discolored appearance
  • A symbol of disgrace or infamy
  • The state of being covered with unclean things
  • (microscopy) a dye or other coloring material that is used in microscopy to make structures visible
  • A mark made on a surface, a piece of clothing, etc., that is very hard or impossible to remove
  • A special liquid that is used to change the color of something (such as wood or cloth)
  • Something that causes people to have less respect for someone : something that damages a person's reputation


  • Color for microscopic study
  • Color with a liquid dye or tint
  • Produce or leave stains
  • Make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically
  • To leave a mark on something
  • To be marked or damaged by a stain
  • To use a special liquid to change the color of (something)

Is Stain a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Stain is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stain in a Sentence

  • The red wine stained the carpet.
  • He stained the wood a dark cherry color.
  • The accusations stained his reputation.
  • There's a juice stain on the floor.
  • She has a stain on her shirt.
  • Will those grass stains wash out?

Synonyms for Stain

Antonyms for Stain

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