backbite

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To make spiteful slanderous or defamatory statements about someone
To attack from behind or when out of earshot
One who engages in backbiting; a backbiter
To speak badly of an absent individual
say mean things
To wound by clandestine detraction; to censure meanly or spitefully (an absent person); to slander or speak evil of (one absent)
To censure or revile the absent
{f} slander one who is not present, gossip, disparage, libel
backbiter
person who says nasty things about another person behind the second person's back: that is, out of sight and hearing of the second person
backbiting
The action of slandering a person without that person's knowledge

Not given to backbiting.

backbiting
A person who slanders or speaks badly of a person without that person's knowledge

Am I to have a backbiting wife?.

backbit
{v} to slander an absent person
backbiter
{n} one who slanders any one secretly
backbiting
{n} reproach cast on an absent person
backbit
{f} slander one who is not present, gossip, disparage, libel
backbit
{s} slandered, disparaged, belittled
backbit
past of backbite
backbiter
person who says nasty things about another person behind the second persons back: that is, out of sight and hearing of the second person
backbiter
{i} gossip, slanderer
backbiter
One who backbites; a secret calumniator or detractor
backbiter
one who attacks the reputation of another by slander or libel
backbites
third-person singular of backbite
backbites
plural of backbite
backbiting
{i} act of slandering someone who is not present, act of gossiping, disparagement
backbiting
disapproval If you accuse someone of backbiting, you mean that they say unpleasant or unkind things about someone who is not present, especially in order to stop them doing well at work. unpleasant or cruel talk about someone who is not present
backbiting
The action of slandering a person without that persons knowledge
backbiting
Secret slander; detraction
backbiting
present participle of backbite
backbiting
A person who slanders or speaks badly of a person without that persons knowledge
backbitten
Past participle of backbite
backbite

    Расстановка переносов

    back·bite

    Турецкое произношение

    bäkbayt

    Произношение

    /ˈbakˌbīt/ /ˈbækˌbaɪt/

    Этимология

    [ -"bIt ] (verb.) 12th century. back +‎ bite

    Слово дня

    onychophagia
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