Definition for SLUR

SLUR, v.t. [D. slordig, sluttish.]

  1. To soil; to sully; to contaminate; to disgrace.
  2. To pass lightly; to conceal. With periods, points and tropes he slurs his crimes. – Dryden.
  3. To cheat; to trick. [Unusual.] – Prior.
  4. In music, to sing or perform in a smooth gliding style. – Busby.

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