View definitions for opprobrious
adjective as in abusive, hateful
To my great relief, I was mentioned only once or twice and not in opprobrious terms.
The Apaches looked on from a distance, uttering yells of exultation and making opprobrious gestures.
"Dirty-nosed" is a common opprobrious expression in Esthonia.
Cut appears to have been an opprobrious term used by the vulgar when they scolded or abused each other.
But how hard to make a man appear a fool, a blockhead, or a knave, without using any of those opprobrious terms!
His editor, Laing, bids us observe “that all these opprobrious terms are copied from Foxe, or rather from the black letter tract.”
On this page you'll find 77 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to opprobrious, such as: null, calumniatory, contemptuous, contumelious, damaging, and debasing.
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