Noun(1) a disparaging remark(2) an abusive attack on a person's character or good name(3) the act of sprinkling water in baptism (rare
(1) While stressing that he was not ‘casting aspersions on anyone’, he called for an external examination of the matter.(2) Crude and tasteless, the film showed no let-up of violence against women and cast aspersions on the morals of working women.(3) He said it was unacceptable and outrageous that his integrity had been questioned and aspersions cast on his character.(4) If that is indeed the case, I withdraw the aspersions I cast on his spelling.(5) It is so easy to cast aspersions on someone else.(6) Now, I'm not about to cast aspersions upon those who swung early - or late - deals with the prosecutor to avoid jail.(7) It is stupid to cast aspersions on either the intelligence of the electorate or the validity of the verdict.(8) ‘I don't think we should cast aspersions on the business people’ he stated.(9) The were roundly subjected to insults, smutty comments and had a multitude of aspersions cast about their manhood for the duration of their walk around the town.(10) These days, between posting his piquant views on the latest toonery, he rails against the aspersions still being spittled on the medium.(11) When I admitted the truth, the Collie laughed uproariously for what I thought was an unnecessarily long time, then cast aspersions on my parents.(12) I said candidly that I could hardly cast aspersions on his choices since my own reclusive tendencies are strong.(13) He said there was an increasing tendency among some people to cast aspersions on the board when they didn't get the decision they wanted.(14) Then again, now that I'm spending my days obsessing about a man I've more or less invented, I'm hardly one to cast aspersions on other people's productivity.(15) It must be read in context of the earlier exchange and the judge's aspersions on her integrity.(16) You can't cast aspersions on someone just because they're wearing a cape.
1. defamation ::
2. slur ::
3. sprinkling ::
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