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traduce

tra·duce

traduce

 
pronunciation:
tr dus [or] tr dyus
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: traduced, traduces, traducing
definition: to make malicious or false statements about; slander.
The sect claims that their leader and their beliefs have been traduced by the media.
synonyms:
badmouth, calumniate, defame, denigrate, libel, malign, slander, vilify
similar words:
abuse, censure, denounce, disparage, inveigh against, revile, run down, smear
derivation: traducer (n.)