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Vilify

Vil´i`fy   Pronunciation: vĭl´ĭ`fī
v. t.1.To make vile; to debase; to degrade; to disgrace.
[imp. & p. p. Vilified ; p. pr. & vb. n. Vilifying.]
2.To degrade or debase by report; to defame; to traduce; to calumniate.
3.To treat as vile; to despise.
I do vilify your censure.
- Beau. & Fl.
Verb1.vilify - spread negative information about; "The Nazi propaganda vilified the Jews"
Synonyms: revile, vituperate, rail
assail, attaint, bad-mouth, bark at, berate, besmirch, bespatter, betongue, blacken, blackguard, blaspheme, blot, blow upon, brand, call names, calumniate, censure, curse, cuss out, damn, debase, decry, defile, denigrate, denounce, deprecate, depreciate, devalue, diminish, disapprove, engage in personalities, epithet, epithetize, execrate, expose, expose to infamy, fulminate against, gibbet, hang in effigy, heap dirt upon, jaw, libel, load with reproaches, mistreat, misuse, muckrake, outrage, pillory, rag, rail at, rate, rave against, reprimand, run down, slander, slur, smear, smirch, soil, speak ill of, stain, stigmatize, sully, swear, swear at, taint, tarnish, tear down, throw mud at, thunder against, tongue-lash, traduce, vituperate, yell at, yelp at
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