Insult and criticize

slur
(n)
Meaning

insult

1st Sample Sentence

In his speech, the politician made a slur against his opponent, saying that he had gone into politics only to enrich himself and his family.

Synonyms

aspersion, calumny, slur

Antonyms

accolade

Mnemonics

slur ~ blur: Blur is something that is not clear to the eyes (vision) and Slur is not clear in Sound!

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slur
(v)
Meaning

speak or pronounce sluggishly and indistinctly; mumble

1st Sample Sentence

People tend to slur when they are drunk.

Antonyms

enunciate

Mnemonics

slur ~ blur: Blur is something that is not clear to the eyes (vision) and Slur is not clear in Sound!

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