Definition Of mar


impair the appearance of; disfigure.

no wrinkles marred her face

Example Of mar

  • A bitter expression crossed his features, causing angry wrinkles to mar his face.

  • A vision of perfection, it was of the purest, sparkling silver, with neither cut, nor blemish nor scar marring any aspect of its beauty.

  • Deep creased wrinkles marred his perfect, ageless, shiny red face at his nose and mouth as he spoke in a low, whispering tone.

  • For many, the cameo was quite possibly the weakest guest appearance ever recorded, marring the entire middle of a potential classic.

  • Fresh calls are being made for council bosses to move Leeds Music Festival from Temple Newsam Park after violence marred this year's event.

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