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To falsely or maliciously charge another
To sprinkle or scatter (liquid or dust)
{v} to sprinkle, attack with slander
To bespatter with foul reports or false and injurious charges; to tarnish in point of reputation or good name; to slander or calumniate; as, to asperse a poet or his writings; to asperse a man's character
{f} ridicule, slander, defame; sprinkle (as with holy water)
charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone; "The journalists have defamed me!" "The article in the paper sullied my reputation"
To sprinkle, as water or dust, upon anybody or anything, or to besprinkle any one with a liquid or with dust





    [ &-'sp&rs, a- ] (transitive verb.) 15th century. * From Latin aspersum, past participle of aspergere.