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  1. name calling, namesnoun

    verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument

    "sticks and stones may break my bones but names can never hurt me"

    Synonyms:
    names

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  1. Kathryn Atkins:

    When people are at odds, and start name-calling, it's because they have no facts to back up their side of the conversation.

  2. Kelli Davis:

    I tried to kindly and respectfully make things clear, but as things got more and more negative and more and more name calling, I felt that it was really important for people to understand that I have no part in that.

  3. Kristen Waggoner:

    It’s all about name calling and bullying and shaming people into shutting up.

  4. Debbie Ramsey:

    It would be a shame if the Democrats win this election because of all the disputing and name-calling and the way they tend to act during debates.

  5. Kyrsten Sinema:

    I pledged to be independent and work with anyone to achieve lasting results. I committed I would not demonize people I disagreed with, engage in name-calling, or get distracted by political drama.


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