calumniate calumniate


  • (v) charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone


  • In 1806, Latrobe described the population of the muddy and notional city of Washington: "Distress and want of employment has made many of them sots," he wrote. "Most of them hate, calumniate, or envy each other, for they are all fighting for...
    on Jan 15, 2010 By: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Source: Washington Post

Word of the Day
tacit tacit
/ˈtæ sɪt /