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smear campaign

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  • nounattempt to defame another
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Synonyms for smear campaign

noun attempt to defame another

More words related to smear campaign

character assassination

noun. attack someone's reputation
  • ad hominem
  • blackening
  • dirty politics
  • dirty pool
  • dirty tricks
  • hatchet job
  • muckraking
  • mudslinging
  • name-calling
  • personal attack
  • slanderous attack
  • smear
  • smear campaign


noun. misrepresentation; slander

whispering campaign

noun. negative campaign
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