Synonyms of 'defame'

asperse, attaint, belie, bespatter, blacken, blot, brand, calumniate, censure, defile, denigrate, disapprove, disparage, expose, gibbet, libel, malign, misrepresent, pillory, reprimand, scandalize, slander, slur, smear, soil, stain, stigmatize, sully, taint, tarnish, traduce, vilify