Noun Definition


1.Definition: a disparaging remark

"In the 19th century any reference to female sexuality was considered a vile aspersion", "It is difficult for a woman to understand a man's sensitivity to any slur on his virility"

Related Noun(s):slur

Category: General

2.Definition: an abusive attack on a person's character or good name

Related Noun(s):calumny, defamation, denigration, slander

Category: General

3.Definition: the act of sprinkling water in baptism (rare)

Category: General