attaint (v.)
taint [by treason], corrupt
1H6 II.iv.92[Somerset to Richard] standest not thou attainted, / Corrupted, and exempt from ancient gentry?
1H6 II.iv.96[Richard to Somerset] My father was attached, not attainted
LLL V.ii.811[F additional text] [Berowne to Rosaline] You are attaint with faults and perjury
Sonn.88.7[] I can set down a story / Of faults concealed, wherein I am attainted [also: sense 3]
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