Definition of smudge:
patch, spatter, MARKS, asperse, post, glaze over, bespatter, film over, obscure, dim, onus, denigrate, topographic point, bloodstain, bit, black, spot, besmear, billet, put on, blot, stigma, cytosmear, daub, smut, touch, confuse, slander, splotch, point, mess up, calumniate, blear, office, obnubilate, spotlight, attack, dab, vilification, besoil, blur, mark, blotch, situation, blacken, berth, maculation, malignment, position, smirch, place, soiled spot, singe, cloud, smutch, footprint, clean, begrime, pip, dapple, bedaub, blemish, aspersion, fleck, cytologic smear, plaster, speckle, slur, skid marks, smear, tidemark, brand, defame.
Just as he was beginning to think that it had been the mosquitoes, and not a noise, which had awakened him, and was about to get up and renew the smudge which he had made to windward before turning in, he heard cautious footsteps as of some one approaching from the direction of the river.- "Stranded in Arcady", Francis Lynde.
- "Marjorie Dean College Freshman", Pauline Lester.
- "The Ice Pilot", Henry Leverage.