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Synonyms for obloquy
ˈɒb lə kwioblo·quy

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Wiktionary

  1. obloquynoun

    Abusive language

    Synonyms:
    defamation, insult

  2. obloquynoun

    Disgrace suffered from abusive language

    Synonyms:
    opprobrium

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. obloquy

    Synonyms:
    censure, blame, defamation, contumely, reproach

    Antonyms:
    praise, panegyric, acclamation, encomium

Princeton's WordNet

  1. obloquy, opprobriumnoun

    state of disgrace resulting from public abuse

    Synonyms:
    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

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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. obloquynoun

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

  2. obloquynoun

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

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#314700contumely

How to use obloquy in a sentence?

  1. Jimoh Oluwatobi segun:

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


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