Let not our maligners—our foes—hear of it, for it is one of our vulnerable points.
If she flirted, no one was offended or injured; if she dashed, she did it with a grace her maligners tried vainly to copy.
He did not teach his disciples to revel in grossness, although his maligners have made this charge.
They pursued him with advice and complaint, and half believed that he was what his maligners called him,—a visionary or a madman.
The story was whispered from ear to ear until the duchess got wind of it and complained to the council against her maligners.