mudslinger

mudslinging

[muhd-sling-ing]
noun
an attempt to discredit one's competitor, opponent, etc., by malicious or scandalous attacks.

Origin:
1880–85; mud + slinging

mudslinger, noun
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mudslinging (ˈmʌdˌslɪŋɪŋ)
 
n
casting malicious slurs on an opponent, esp in politics
 
'mudslinger
 
n

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