Translation of "smear" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /smɪər/ us

to spread a thick liquid or sticky substance over something

sürmek, sıvamak
His shirt was smeared with paint.
He smeared sun cream over his face and neck.

to say unpleasant and untrue things about someone in order to harm them, especially in politics

leke sürmek, kara çalmak, çamur atmak, iftira etmek

(Translation of “smear verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)