Etienne Dolet calls him "enemy of Cicero, and jealous detractor of the French name."
The chief charge which his detractor brings against him is that of contaminatio, the combining in one play of scenes out of different Greek plays.
The biggest detractor is not having something to will to your heirs.
Detractor calimed that the comfy Crocs lacked style.
Terence justifies this practice by that of the older poets, Naevius, Plautus, Ennius, whose careless freedom he follows in preference to the "obscura diligentia" of his detractor.