Synonyms for defamation

Synonyms for (noun) defamation

Synonyms: defamation, denigration, aspersion, calumny, slander

Definition: an abusive attack on a person's character or good name

Similar words: attack

Definition: strong criticism

Usage: he published an unexpected attack on my work


Synonyms: defamation, traducement, hatchet job, calumniation, calumny, obloquy

Definition: a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions

Similar words: depreciation, derogation, disparagement

Definition: a communication that belittles somebody or something