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malign

verb [T]  us   /məˈlɑɪn/
to say things about someone or something that are harmful and usually not true: He said he had been unfairly maligned by a few board members who wanted him fired.
Translations of “malign”
in Vietnamese vu khống, nói xấu…
in Spanish calumniar, difamar…
in Thai ใส่ร้าย…
in Malaysian memfitnah…
in French dire du mal de…
in German verleumden…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡意的, 邪惡的, 有害的…
in Indonesian memfitnah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶意的, 邪恶的, 有害的…
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