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Synonyms for obloquy
ˈɒb lə kwioblo·quy

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  1. obloquynoun

    Abusive language

    defamation, insult

  2. obloquynoun

    Disgrace suffered from abusive language


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. obloquy

    censure, blame, defamation, contumely, reproach

    praise, panegyric, acclamation, encomium

Princeton's WordNet

  1. obloquy, opprobriumnoun

    state of disgrace resulting from public abuse

    hatchet job, infamy, calumniation, calumny, traducement, defamation, opprobrium

  2. defamation, calumny, calumniation, obloquy, traducement, hatchet jobnoun

    a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions

    hatchet job, calumniation, calumny, traducement, defamation, denigration, aspersion, opprobrium, slander

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  1. obloquynoun

    reproach, detraction, censure, blame, calumny, contumely, slander, defamation, backbiting, traducing, aspersion, reviling

  2. obloquynoun

    dishonor, disgrace, shame, infamy, opprobrium, odium, scandal

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  1. Jimoh Oluwatobi segun:

    To die of obscurity is a great obloquy to an intellectual being.

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