Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [st'eɪnd]
meaning of the word
marked or dyed or discolored with foreign matter; "a badly stained tablecloth"; "tear-stained cheeks"
having a coating of stain or varnish
The words were as crisp as the steel of the stained blade.
The lace was torn, the satin stained, the pearls knocked off!
"Why not?" replied Vincent quietly; "it is neither stained nor torn."
The future has been filled with fear, stained and polluted by the heartless past.
We have builded a temple with pillars white, ye have stained it with blood and tears!
It is true that our tunic was torn and stained with brown stains which had been blood.
Her innocent blood stained the hands of the clergy, who also handle the Holy Sacraments.
The long hair behind flowed down on the back: and the eyelids were painted or stained black.
The white is a creamy white, the outsides of the outer petals are stained with red, first showing clearly in the bud.
It is true that our tunic was torn and stained with brown stains which had been blood. We raised our right arm and we said: