name calling


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Related to name calling: Verbal Abuse
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Noun1.name calling - verbal abusename calling - verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument; "sticks and stones may break my bones but names can never hurt me"
calumniation, calumny, defamation, hatchet job, traducement, obloquy - a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions
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This included name calling, comments, jokes and stereotyping of different races.
fter cyberbullying and name calling, the most common type of bullying was teenagers being threatened with violence, being excluded by their friends and facing actual violence.
Constant name calling day in day out can put the victims off school, leading to them not doing very well in their exams, he added.
In May 2005 she could not take the name calling and verbal abuse any longer.
Davies, who quit Preston for Derby in summer, said: "I expected a bit of stick but I didn't expect so much name calling, so much filth.
All this bluster and name calling could be a cover for Graham who perhaps hopes that nobody notices that he has received a cool $15.
And it's been working in the school and on the bus - name calling and distractions decrease by more than 50 percent, while kindness and cooperation double.
28 letter about liberal name calling - "racist, corporate exploiter, imperialist oppressor," etc.
Additional features of the iMerge NCSG include talking call waiting, talking calling name, message delivery, automatic recall with name, and call forwarding with audio name calling.
In a world full of sarcasm, shock ads, political mudslinging, name calling, and road rage, any person who freely encourages and energizes, maintains a positive attitude, and shares his or her knowledge and resources is indeed a treasure.
Jew with the sense that there's a lot of name calling out there, a lot of Jews referring to each other as `Hitler' and `Haman.