"he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime"
"the man was attainted"
He..freshly looks, and over-bears attaint With cheerful semblance and sweet majesty.
出自：Henry V , Shakespeare
To be attainted is, that his Blood be held in Law, as stained and corrupted.
On Edward IV's victory, they unanimously attainted Henry IV.
出自： H. P. Brougham