A derogatory or damaging discuss a person's character or reputation; disparagement: The candidate reacted greatly to the lengthy set of detractions concocted by their adversary.
the work of detracting some thing, or something like that detracted
a derogatory or harmful statement; a disparagement, misrepresentation or slander
the work of exposing previously unidentified faults of another individual a third person.
A taking away or withdrawing.
The work of removing from the reputation or good name of some other; a lessening or cheapening when you look at the estimation of others; the work of depreciating another, from envy or malice; calumny.
A withdrawing; a taking away; reduction.
The act of disparaging or belittling the reputation or well worth of people, because of the view to lessen or reduced him into the estimation of others; the act of depreciating the powers or activities of another, from jealousy or malice.