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vilify

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of vilify

  1. to make untrue and harmful statements about claimed that she had been vilified by the press because of her conservative views Synonyms asperse, blacken, calumniate, defame, libel, malign, smear, traduce, slanderRelated Words belittle, denigrate, detract, disparage; discredit, disgrace, dishonor, shame; abase, debase, degrade, humble, humiliate; disdain, scornNear Antonyms exalt, glorify, honor; acclaim, applaud, commend, praise; esteem, respect; admire, regard; adore, revere, venerate, worship

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