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10 terms

English vocab 4

aspersion, deprecate, deride, execrable, ostracize, rebuke, scurrilous, spurn, vitriolic, vituperation
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vituperation
abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will
vitriolic
bitter, sarcastic; highly caustic or biting (like a strong acid)
spurn
reject with contempt
scurrilous
using or expressed in vulgar and abusive language; foul-mouthed
rebuke
an act or expression of criticism and censure
ostracize
expel from a community or group
execrable
of very poor quality or condition, deserving a curse
deride
to ridicule, laugh at with contempt
deprecate
express strong disapproval of
aspersion
an abusive attack on a person's character or good name