Aspersion Definition

ə-spûrzhən, -shən
aspersions
noun
aspersions
The act of defaming.
Webster's New World
A damaging or disparaging remark; slander; innuendo.
Webster's New World
A sprinkling with water, as in baptizing.
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Aspersion

Noun

Singular:
aspersion
Plural:
aspersions

Origin of Aspersion

  • From Latin aspersio (“sprinkling”).

    From Wiktionary

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