brickbat


brickbat

noun

Definition of BRICKBAT

an act or expression showing scorn and usually intended to hurt another's feelings <the brickbats were flying the night that those two bitchy divas were seated at the same table>
Synonyms affront, barb, brickbat, cut, dart, dig, dis (also diss) [slang], epithet, gird, indignity, name, offense (or offence), outrage, personality, poke, put-down, sarcasm, slap, slight, slur

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