Synonyms of defame in English:



  • 1 she has defamed my character
    libel, slander, malign, cast aspersions on, smear, traduce, give someone a bad name, run down, speak ill of, vilify, besmirch, stigmatize, disparage, denigrate, discredit, decry
    informal do a hatchet job on, drag through the mud, slur, badmouth, dis, talk smack
    formal calumniate
    [Antonyms] compliment
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