malignment


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malignment

(məˈlaɪnmənt)
n
a slanderous disparagement or vilification
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Noun1.malignment - slanderous defamationmalignment - slanderous defamation    
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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Many of the insults go well beyond the accustomed malignment of political opponents and are better labelled as character assassination and demonization.
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For the BBC to stoop so low to suggest that there's tampering going on is a gross malignment of the reputable TV company who make Millionaire.