Synonyms of opprobrious in English:

opprobrious

adjective

  • a couple of students shouted opprobrious remarks at him
    abusive, vituperative, derogatory, disparaging, denigratory, pejorative, deprecatory, insulting, offensive, defamatory, slanderous, libellous, scurrilous, scandalous, vitriolic, venomous; scornful, contemptuous, derisive
    informal bitchy
    archaic contumelious
    rare calumnious, calumniatory, aspersive
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