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drag sb's name through the mire/mud

to ​damage someone's ​reputation by saying ​extremelyinsulting things about them
(Definition of drag sb's name through the mire/mud from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drag sb's name through the mire/mud”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对某人泼脏水,败坏某人的名声…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對某人潑髒水,敗壞某人的名聲…
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