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So often is the virgin sheet of paper more real than what one has to say, and so often one regrets having marred it.
Harold Acton

Meaning of "marred" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MARRED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MARRED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Marred is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb marred in English.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO MARRED

PRESENT

Present
I mar
you mar
he/she/it mars
we mar
you mar
they mar
Present continuous
I am marring
you are marring
he/she/it is marring
we are marring
you are marring
they are marring
Present perfect
I have marred
you have marred
he/she/it has marred
we have marred
you have marred
they have marred
Present perfect continuous
I have been marring
you have been marring
he/she/it has been marring
we have been marring
you have been marring
they have been marring
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I marred
you marred
he/she/it marred
we marred
you marred
they marred
Past continuous
I was marring
you were marring
he/she/it was marring
we were marring
you were marring
they were marring
Past perfect
I had marred
you had marred
he/she/it had marred
we had marred
you had marred
they had marred
Past perfect continuous
I had been marring
you had been marring
he/she/it had been marring
we had been marring
you had been marring
they had been marring
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will mar
you will mar
he/she/it will mar
we will mar
you will mar
they will mar
Future continuous
I will be marring
you will be marring
he/she/it will be marring
we will be marring
you will be marring
they will be marring
Future perfect
I will have marred
you will have marred
he/she/it will have marred
we will have marred
you will have marred
they will have marred
Future perfect continuous
I will have been marring
you will have been marring
he/she/it will have been marring
we will have been marring
you will have been marring
they will have been marring
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would marred
you would marred
he/she/it would marred
we would marred
you would marred
they would marred
Conditional continuous
I would be marring
you would be marring
he/she/it would be marring
we would be marring
you would be marring
they would be marring
Conditional perfect
I would have marred
you would have marred
he/she/it would have marred
we would have marred
you would have marred
they would have marred
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been marring
you would have been marring
he/she/it would have been marring
we would have been marring
you would have been marring
they would have been marring
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you mar
we let´s mar
you mar
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to mar
Past participle
marred
Present Participle
marring
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MARRED

marra
Marrakech
marram grass
Marrano
marrer
marri
marriage
marriage bed
marriage bonds
marriage broker
marriage bureau
marriage ceremony
marriage certificate
marriage counselling
marriage customs
marriage guidance
marriage guidance counsellor
marriage licence
marriage lines
marriage of convenience

WORDS THAT END LIKE MARRED

barred
battle-scarred
charred
co-starred
debarred
disbarred
ill-starred
jarred
no holds barred
no-holds-barred
preferred
scarred
sparred
starred
tarred
unbarred
unmarred
unscarred
unstarred
untarred
warred

Synonyms and antonyms of marred in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «MARRED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «marred» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of marred

Translation of «marred» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MARRED

Find out the translation of marred to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of marred from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «marred» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

毁损
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

estropeado
570 millions of speakers

English

marred
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हुईं
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شابت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

омрачен
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desfigurado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

লেগেই
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

entachée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dicemari
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

getrübt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

損なわれる
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

훼손
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Marred
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hoen ố
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அழிவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विचित्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gölgelendi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

guastata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nękany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

затьмарений
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

stricat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αμαυρώθηκε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

geskend
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skämd
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

skjemmet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of marred

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MARRED»

The term «marred» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.075 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MARRED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about marred

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5 QUOTES WITH «MARRED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word marred.
1
Harold Acton
So often is the virgin sheet of paper more real than what one has to say, and so often one regrets having marred it.
2
Shane Carruth
I came to filmmaking because it's my passion. I decided I can't have it distorted or marred by someone else deciding what it should be.
3
David Gergen
We know that second terms have historically been marred by hubris and by scandal.
4
Evgeny Morozov
The idea that the Internet favors the oppressed rather than the oppressor is marred by what I call cyber-utopianism: a naive belief in the emancipatory nature of online communication that rests on a stubborn refusal to admit its downside.
5
Nick Nolte
I have a lot of scars, man. My mother said that a man is not a man unless he has a scar on his face. And what she meant by a scar was some kind of battle that you had to go through, whether it was psychological or physical. To her, a scar was actually beautiful and not something that marred you.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MARRED»

Discover the use of marred in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to marred and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Paradise Marred
Top-flight criminal attorney, David Armstrong, takes on the case of a man kidnapped from Mexico by the FBI and returned to San Francisco to be charged with the murder of his wife nine years earlier.
Robert Hardin, 2007
2
Made Or Marred and One of Three
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
Jessie Fothergill, 2008
3
Marred, But Not Broken!
In this book Christine Hudson focuses on how God uses our tough times as training ground and preparation for His greater purpose. This ministry tool will aid you in getting through those difficult situations.
Christine R. Hudson, 2005
4
All the Parables of the Bible
Woven to serve a noble end, the rotting, marred girdle was to be placed in a hole of a rock, discarded as being unfit to fulfil its purpose. So Israel, failing in her holy and honorable mission, became captive. As a girdle in a rock she was exposed ...
Herbert Lockyer, 1963
5
Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society
Private men 13 Marred. Batchelor. Marred. Marred, has several children. Marred, has children. Marred, no children. Marred, no children. Marred, one child. Marred, no children. Marred, has children. Marred, one child. Marred, several small ...
‎1899
6
The Parish Registers of Lowestoft, Suffolk: Marriages ...
Elezebeth Harban Both singell Androw Leeke & Uebara Scaps widdou ware marred Tho: Landefild & Marye Felton (or Fellow) Both singell persons Tho : Fellow & Judeth Fulwood both singell Tho: Gooch & Mary Garner Both singell Heii ...
Frederick Arthur Crisp, 1901
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Middle English Dictionary
(al470) Malory Wks. 235/3: For to rescow me they have made a vowe, other ellys manfully on this molde to be marred all at onys. al500(al400) Chev.Assiqne 26l: I wyll gete me a man bat shall be sone marre. al500(al460) Towneley Pl. 7l/237: ...
Hans Kurath, Robert E. Lewis, 1975
8
Doctrinal Insights to the Book of Mormon
He speaks of the servant who will bring forth this work: “But behold, the life of my servant shall be in my hands; therefore they shall not hurt him, although he shall be marred because of them. yet I will heal him, for I will show unto them that my ...
K. Douglas Bassett, 2008
9
United States Congressional Serial Set
Test 64: Light-gray color; metallic ring; cell structure good; breakage somewhat marred by cross fracture, but pieces of good size; hard, heavy coke, not dense. Test 65: Light-gray and silvery color; much deposited carbon; cell structure medium; ...
‎1908
10
Walking in the Fullness of God
The other point was that the vessel the potter was working on was marred. The word marred in Hebrew means, “battered, corrupt, or ruin.” Needless to say, if we' re honest with ourselves and with God, we have a lot of marred areas in our lives.
Daryl Allen, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MARRED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term marred is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Burundi presidential poll marred by violence | All media content …
DW News. Burundi presidential poll marred by violence. President Pierre Nkurunziza is seeking a third term despite challenges to his eligibility. «Deutsche Welle, Jul 15»
2
Will Disney's Good Show Be Marred by Troubled ESPN? - July 21 …
The Walt Disney Company (DIS - Analyst Report) is having a fabulous year. Stupendous success of its movie business, theme parks and ... «Zacks.com, Jul 15»
3
Comcast & EA's Xfinity Cable Set Top Games Beta Marred by Lag …
Comcast's plan to use set top boxes as game consoles with EA's help (which we exclusively revealed back in June) clearly needs more time in ... «DSL Reports, Jul 15»
4
Goldman Sachs' 2Q15 Earnings Are Marred by Litigation Charges …
Goldman Sachs (GS) was the first to deliver a major earnings miss this season. Its 2Q15 EPS (earnings per share) of $1.98 was much lower ... «Market Realist, Jul 15»
5
New mailbox installation marred by glitches
Frustration abounds as some residents have received the wrong keys for their mailboxes, and some don't know where their box is. «Hamilton Spectator, Jul 15»
6
Lukup Player Review: An ambitious service marred by avoidable …
While there have been many attempts to create a Netflix-like service in India, Lukup attempts to bring a hardware piece into the equation as ... «Gizmodo India, Jul 15»
7
Ruben Plaza wins Stage 16 of the Tour de France marred by wild …
GAP, France (AP) — Racing downhill at breakneck speeds, Ruben Plaza Molina rode triumphantly into Gap as the solo winner of a treacherous ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
8
NME News Secret Thom Yorke set marred by technical difficulties on …
Portishead and The Vaccines headlined the second day of Latitude festival last night, which also featured a secret set by Thom Yorke and a ... «NME.com, Jul 15»
9
Pakistan win marred by crowd violence at Premadasa Stadium
Rioting crowds forced cricketers to retreat to their dressing rooms as projectiles reached the outer field of the Premadasa Stadium during the ... «Emirates 24/7, Jul 15»
10
World Superbike racing at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca marred by …
Chaz Davies (7) from England, riding his Ducati Panigale R to victory in Race 1 at the Eni Fim Superbike World Championship at Mazda ... «Monterey County Herald, Jul 15»

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