Thesaurus / obloquy

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The criminal is covered with obloquy; I receive the respect of all.

The Village RectorHonore de Balzac

Sweet oblivion has dimmed with denial and forgetfulness the obloquy which hunted her in her last days.

This brought upon him a storm of obloquy, under which his health gradually gave way.

We know only that he obtained his liberty, and that an oppressive share of blame and obloquy followed.

The advocates of abolition are no longer consigned to unmitigated contempt and obloquy.

The Anti-Slavery Examiner, OmnibusAmerican Anti-Slavery Society

We are the startled and clement judges of the glory and of the obloquy that Boileau distributed to his contemporaries.

In its history, tragedy and comedy are equally blended; and martyrdom and obloquy are alike combined.

Like Wolfe, Braddock was mortally wounded on the field of battle; he was defeated, and obloquy was heaped on his name.

They have the benefit of the obloquy which falls on me, but I have the vexation and the enmities which ought to be their share.

Far be it from us to cast mud of dishonor and obloquy at all members of the department.

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