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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rude expression intended to offend or hurt; Slanderous defamation.

Usage examples (36)
  • His stinging 1938 memoir Homage to Catalonia brought him vilification from the left.
  • What's your reaction to that kind of vilification?
  • MCGIRT: That's exactly it, Miles, because "vilification" is not a legal term.
  • But he objected to what he called her "vilification" of the entire tradition. for more
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