obloquy definition

  • noun:
    • Abusively detractive language or utterance; calumny: "We Have had enough obloquy for starters life time” ( Anthony Eden).
    • the health of disgrace experienced due to abuse or vilification; ill repute.
    • Abusive language.
    • Disgrace experienced abusive language.
    • Censorious address; defamatory language; language that casts contempt on males or their activities; blame; reprehension.
    • reason for reproach; disgrace.
    • Contumelious or abusive language addressed to or targeted at another; calumny; misuse; reviling.
    • what causes reproach or detraction; an act or a state of being which occasions abuse or reviling.
    • hawaii of one stigmatized; odium; disgrace; pity; infamy.
    • Synonyms Opprobrium, Infamy, etc. (identify ignominy); censure, fault, detraction, calumny, aspersion; scandal, slander, defamation, dishonor, disgrace.
    • state of disgrace resulting from public abuse
    • a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or activities

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