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give a black eye

  • as inlibel
  • as inabuse
  • as inshame
  • as inslur
  • as insmear
  • as invilify
  • as inblacken
  • as incast aspersions
  • as indisgrace
  • as indishonor
  • as inhit
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Synonyms for give a black eye

verb purposefully lie about someone
  • defame
  • asperse
  • blister
  • burlesque
  • calumniate
  • caricature
  • crack
  • denigrate
  • derogate
  • knock
  • malign
  • mark
  • revile
  • roast
  • scandalize
  • scorch
  • sizzle
  • slur
  • smear
  • traduce
  • travesty
  • vilify
  • bad-mouth
  • drag name through mud
  • give a black eye
  • mark wrong
  • tear down

Antonyms for give a black eye

  • compliment
  • flatter
  • honor
  • laud
  • praise
  • tell truth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to give a black eye

abuse

verb. attack with words

abused

verb. attack with words

abusing

verb. attack with words

blacken

verb. malign; smear

disgrace

verb. bring shame upon

dishonor

verb. shame, degrade
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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