To make maliciously or knowingly false statements about.
(Informal, Dial.) To take legal action (against)
To speak maliciously about (an absent person); slander
The definition of malign is to speak badly about or criticism someone.
To utter a slander about.
To pass over lightly or carelessly; treat without due consideration.
Traduce is to say mean and untrue things about a person or thing, or to betray.
To publish or broadcast a libel about (a person).
To begin acting upon harmfully or destructively
To make defamatory statements about
To soil, stain, or dirty with or as if with a smearing agent:
To attack the character or reputation of; speak ill of; defame:
To harm the reputation of; malign; slander
To soil, stain, tarnish, or besmirch, now esp. by disgracing
To besmirch is to dirty or spoil something or to damage someone's reputation
Find another word for asperse. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for asperse, like: calumniate, law, backbite, defame, malign, slander, slur, tear down, traduce, vilify and libel.