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Synonyms for stigma
ˈstɪg mə; ˈstɪg mə tə, stɪgˈmɑ tə, -ˈmæt ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stigma(noun)

    the apical end of the style where deposited pollen enters the pistil

    Synonyms:
    stain, mark, brand

  2. mark, stigma, brand, stain(noun)

    a symbol of disgrace or infamy

    "And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"--Genesis

    Synonyms:
    marking, soil, spot, mark, sucker, gull, steel, firebrand, target, crisscross, fall guy, grease, mug, score, discoloration, sign, make, brand, grade, smear, chump, dirt, grime, stain, home run, marque, scratch, discolouration, brand name, filth, patsy, blade, grunge, fool, trade name, smirch, scrape, cross, print, scar, bell ringer, sword, bull's eye, marker, soft touch, blot

  3. stigma(noun)

    an external tracheal aperture in a terrestrial arthropod

    Synonyms:
    stain, mark, brand

  4. stigma(noun)

    a skin lesion that is a diagnostic sign of some disease

    Synonyms:
    stain, mark, brand

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stigma

    Whatever mars the beauty or completeness of an object is a blemish, whether original, as squinting eyes, or the result of accident or disease, etc., as the pits of smallpox. A blemish is superficial; a flaw or taint is in structure or substance. In the moral sense, we speak of a blot or stain upon reputation; a flaw or taint in character. A defect is the want or lack of something; fault, primarily a failing, is something that fails of an apparent intent or disappoints a natural expectation; thus a sudden dislocation or displacement of geological strata is called a fault. Figuratively, a blemish comes from one's own ill-doing; a brand or stigma is inflicted by others; as, the brand of infamy.

    Synonyms:
    blemish, blot, blur, brand, crack, daub, defacement, defect, deformity, dent, disfigurement, disgrace, dishonor, fault, flaw, imperfection, injury, reproach, smirch, soil, speck, spot, stain, taint, tarnish

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stigma

    Synonyms:
    brand, mark, infamy, disgrace, blot, stain

    Antonyms:
    decoration, feather, laurels, credit, renown

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stigma(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mark (made with a hot iron), brand

  2. stigma(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stain, blot, disgrace, reproach, dishonor

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