Sentence Examples

  • It might taint Fred's open mind.
  • There is always a taint of feeling in man's goodness.
  • That he came from the mortal world rather than the Immortal one had left a taint on him that no amount of success could get rid of.
  • Mecca itself was taken; plundering was forbidden, but the tombs of the saints and all objects of veneration were ruthlessly destroyed, and all ceremonies which seemed in the eye of the stern puritan conqueror to suggest the taint of idolatry were forbidden.
  • At the present day, "usury," if used in the old sense of the term, would embrace a multitude of modes of receiving interest upon capital to which not the slightest moral taint is attached.