Synonyms of name in English:
2 the top names in the British fashion industry
3 he made his name as one of the greatest steeplechase jockeys of our time this may damage the good name of the firm
give someone/something a bad name
- the gas guzzling machinery that gives the country such a bad namevilify, disparage, denigrate, defame, cast aspersions on, run down, impugn, revile, belittle, abuse, insult, slight, attack, speak badly of, speak ill of, speak evil of, pour scorn on, criticize, censure, condemn, decry, denounce, pillory;malign, slander, libel, conduct a smear campaign against, spread lies about, blacken the name/reputation of, sully the reputation of, bring into disrepute, discredit, stigmatize, traduce, calumniate, slurinformalbad-mouth, do a hatchet job on, take to pieces, pull apart, throw mud at, drag through the mud, slate, knock, slam, pan, roast, bad-mouth, throw brickbats atNorth American informalpummel, dump onAustralian/New Zealand informalbag
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, relating to names
pseudonym, synonymrelated suffix, as in
fear of names
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