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Acclaim

Welcome with approval

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Encomium

Speech or writing of high praise; tribute

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eulogize

Praise; extol; laud; glorify

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Kudos

Fame or praise

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Laudable

Praiseworthy

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Laudatory

Expressing praise; eugolistic

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Plaudit

Applause; enthusiastic praise

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Calumnious

Falsely and maliciously accusing, defamatory; slanderous

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Derigatory

Expressing low esteem; disparaging

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Imputation

Charge or an unjust charge

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Libel

False and defamatory printed

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Libelous

Injurious to reputation

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Malign

Speak evil of; traduce; vilify

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Slander

False statement

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Stigma

Mark of disgrace

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Stigmatize

Brand with mark of disgrace