HyperDic: vilify

English > 1 sense of the word vilify:
VERBcommunicationvilify, revile, vituperate, railspread negative information about
vilify > pronunciation
Soundsvih'lihfay.
Rhymesacidify ... verify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > vilify: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
MeaningSpread negative information about.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsrevile, vituperate, rail
Broaderabuse, clapperclaw, blackguard, shoutUse foul or abusive language towards
Spanishdenostar, ultrajar, vilipendiar, vituperar
Catalanultratjar, vituperar
Nounsvilificationslanderous defamation
vilificationa rude expression / expression intended to offend or hurt
vilifierone who attacks the reputation of another by slander or libel

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