Character Assassination synonyms

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(Idiomatic) An effort to damage or call into question someone's reputation, by propounding negative propaganda.
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Of or relating to ad hominem.
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Slanderous or malicious defamation; character assassination
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A damaging or disparaging remark; slander; innuendo
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The definition of calumny is a lie or the act of saying a lie that is intended to be hurtful.
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Defamation is defined as the act of ruining someone's reputation through slander or libel.
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The act of detracting something, or something detracted.
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(Theology) Religious discredit; an act or behaviour which brings a religion into discredit.
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(Uncountable) The act or crime of displaying such a statement publicly.
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The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
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Plural form of crime
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An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
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Present participle of blacken.
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(Slang) Foul play, misconduct.
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(Informal) Unethical or illegal tactics, specif., such tactics used to discredit, harass, etc. one's political opponents
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Present participle of muckrake.
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The practice of making unscrupulous, malicious attacks against an opponent, as in a political campaign
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A small quantity of some substance, as blood, smeared on a slide for microscopic study, etc.
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(Law) Oral communication of false and malicious statements that damage the reputation of another.
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(Slang, New Zealand) a whitewash victory for any New Zealand national sporting team (also known as a blackout)
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Find another word for character assassination. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for character assassination, like: personal-attack, smear campaign, ad hominem, denigration, vilification, aspersion, calumny, defamation, detraction, scandal and traducement.