revilement
I noun abuse, affront, animadversion, aspersion, berating, billingsgate, bitter words, castigation, censure, condemnation, contumely, criticism, cursing, denunciation, depreciation, detraction, diatribe, discommendation, disparagement, execration, exprobration, increpation, insult, invective, maledictio, malediction, objurgation, obloquy, opprobrium, philippic, reprehension, reproach, reprobation, reproof, stricture, tirade, traducement, upbraiding, verbal abuse, vilification, vituperation II index bad repute, contempt (disdain), contumely, criticism, denunciation, diatribe, disapprobation, discredit, disdain, disparagement, libel, malediction, obloquy, outcry, phillipic, rejection, reprimand, reproach, slander, vilification

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  • Revilement — Re*vile ment, n. The act of reviling; also, contemptuous language; reproach; abuse. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • revilement — noun see revile …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • revilement — See revile. * * * …   Universalium

  • revilement — noun The act of reviling …   Wiktionary

  • revilement — Synonyms and related words: abuse, assailing, assault, attack, berating, bitter words, blackening, calumny, character assassination, contumely, defamation, defamation of character, defilement, denigration, diatribe, execration, hard words,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • revilement — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Harsh, often insulting language: abuse, billingsgate, contumely, invective, obloquy, railing, reviling, scurrility, scurrilousness, vituperation. See PRAISE …   English dictionary for students

  • revilement — re vile·ment || rɪ vaɪlmÉ™nt n. abuse, disparagement, defamation, libel, derision …   English contemporary dictionary

  • revilement — n 1. vituperation, assailment, abuse, attack, belaboring; curse, execration, imprecation, malediction, anathematization; invective, railing, fulmination, upbraiding, objurgation, contumely, berating, scolding, tongue lashing; censure, reproach,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • revilement — re·vile·ment …   English syllables

  • revilement — noun a rude expression intended to offend or hurt when a student made a stupid mistake he spared them no abuse they yelled insults at the visiting team • Syn: ↑abuse, ↑insult, ↑contumely, ↑vilification • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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