Monday, March 18, 2002
Definitions for aspersion
- A damaging or derogatory remark; slander.
- The act of defaming or slandering.
- A sprinkling with water, especially in religious ceremonies.
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Citations for aspersion
Orley had once been forced to resign from a local men's club for casting aspersions on the character of another member's wife.
Its meetings were fiercely argumentative; members seemed to love nothing better than to cast aspersions on each other's intellect and class loyalty.