character assassination(redirected from character assassinations)
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The malicious denunciation or slandering of another person, especially as part of an effort to ruin the reputation of a public figure.
character assassin n.
the act of deliberately attempting to destroy a person's reputation by defamatory remarks
a slandering attack, esp. intended to damage the reputation of a public or political figure.
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|Noun||1.||character assassination - an attack intended to ruin someone's reputation|