Definition of speak evil of in English:

speak evil of

Slander: it is a sin to speak evil of the king
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  • Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people.
  • But Jesus said, Forbid him not: for there is no man which shall do a miracle in My Name, that can lightly speak evil of Me.
  • They never spoke evil of each other, and acted civil towards one another, which was an advantage for everyone.
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