- adv. slanderously, in a defamatory manner
English contemporary dictionary. 2014.
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vilifyingly — vil·i·fy·ing·ly … English syllables
vilifyingly — adverb : in a vilifying manner … Useful english dictionary
vilify — vilification, n. vilifier, n. vilifyingly, adv. /vil euh fuy /, v.t., vilified, vilifying. 1. to speak ill of; defame; slander. 2. Obs. to make vile. [1400 50; late ME < LL vilificare. See VILE, FY] Syn. 1. depreciate, disparage, calumniate,… … Universalium
pejoratively — adv. disparagingly, derogatorily, vilifyingly, slanderously … English contemporary dictionary