AskDefine | Define mar

Dictionary Definition



1 the month following February and preceding April [syn: March]
2 a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish" [syn: blemish, defect]


1 make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty" [syn: impair, spoil, deflower, vitiate]
2 destroy or injure severely; "mutilated bodies" [syn: mutilate]

User Contributed Dictionary


Mar or Mar.
  1. italbrac month March
  2. Book of Mark, also see: Wiktionary Appendix:Abbreviations
  3. (ecclesiastical) master, lord; title used in some of the Eastern Christian churches; possibly Aramaic in origin.

Extensive Definition

Mar or MAR may refer to:
mar in German: MAR
mar in Esperanto: MAR
mar in French: MAR
mar in Italian: MAR
mar in Kölsch: MAR (Watt ėßß datt?)
mar in Japanese: MAR

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

be all thumbs, blemish, blight, blot, blunder, blunder away, blunder into, blunder on, blunder upon, boggle, botch, bruise, bumble, bungle, butcher, check, cicatrize, commit a gaffe, crack, craze, damage, deface, deform, destroy, disfigure, disproportion, distort, dysphemize, faux pas, flaw, flounder, fumble, harm, hurt, impair, kink, look a fright, look a mess, look bad, look like hell, look something terrible, lumber, miscue, misshape, muddle, muff, murder, mutilate, offend, offend the eye, play havoc with, prejudice, ruin, scab, scar, scarify, scratch, slip, split, spoil, stain, stumble, taint, tarnish, trip, truncate, twist, uglify, vitiate, warp, wreck
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