stain verb (MARK)
Tomato sauce stains terribly - it's really difficult to get it out of clothes. 西红柿沙司沾上就很麻烦——很难把它从衣服上洗掉。
- Water and other liquids can stain unprotected wood surfaces.
- Lily pollen stains really badly.
- Red wine stains.
- The wood itself was light but I stained it darker.
- You can stain wood in different colours.
stain verb (SPOIL)
Several important politicians have had their reputations stained by this scandal. 好几位重要的政界人士都因为这起丑闻而名声受损。