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 for tainted
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Taint \Taint\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Tainted; p. pr. & vb. n.
     To thrust ineffectually with a lance. [Obs.]
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: touched by rot or decay; "tainted bacon"; "`corrupt' is
             archaic" [syn: corrupt, tainted]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  98 Moby Thesaurus words for "tainted":
     abandoned, bad, bad for, bedraggled, befouled, besmirched,
     blackened, blown, cankered, contaminated, corrupt, corrupted,
     darkened, debased, debauched, decadent, defiled, degenerate,
     degraded, depraved, dirtied, discolored, diseased, dissolute,
     drabbled, draggled, foul, fouled, foxed, foxy, frowy, gamy,
     gangrened, gangrenous, harmful, high, impure, indecent, infected,
     injurious, inky, insalubrious, insanitary, maculate,
     morally polluted, morbid, morbific, mortified, murky, noisome,
     noxious, off, pathogenic, pathological, peccant, perverted,
     pestiferous, poisoned, polluted, profligate, rancid, rank, reechy,
     reprobate, rotten, septic, smirched, smoky, smudged, soiled, sour,
     soured, sphacelated, spotted, stained, stale, steeped in iniquity,
     stigmatic, stigmatiferous, stigmatized, strong, sullied, tarnished,
     turned, ulcerated, ulcerous, unchaste, unclean, unhealthful,
     unhealthy, unhygienic, unsanitary, unvirginal, unvirtuous,
     unwholesome, vice-corrupted, vitiated, warped

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