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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- The use of offensive epithets and invective against an individual especially during a political campaign.

Usage examples (36)
  • And the term mudslinging took on a literal meaning last night in storm-ravaged Florida.
  • To me the one that does the mudslinging is the so called "pansy".
  • It seems that every election cycle we remark that the mudslinging is the 'Worst ever.'
  • OpEdNews - Quicklink: Beware the midterm mudslinging for more
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