What is another word for opprobriously?

Pronunciation: [ɒpɹˈɒbɹɪəsli] (IPA)

Opprobriously is an uncommon word that means to shamefully discredit or disgrace someone. Synonyms for opprobriously include derogatorily, disrespectfully, contemptuously, defamatorily, and insultingly. These words all convey a sense of contempt and disdain towards the subject, creating a negative connotation. Additional synonyms for opprobriously include scornfully, disparagingly, and maliciously. These words suggest that the actions or words being used towards the subject are intentional and done with malicious intent. It is important to note that the use of these words can be hurtful and can cause harm to the subject. It is always important to choose our words carefully and to use them with respect towards others.

What are the hypernyms for Opprobriously?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Opprobriously

I use this term not opprobriously.
"Memoirs of Orange Jacobs"
Orange Jacobs
"'I do not give you that name opprobriously,' resumed I, laughing; 'but there are many in my country, who, hearing these sentiments, would not scruple to call you mad.
"Thaddeus of Warsaw"
Jane Porter
The Shi'ahs, on the other hand, hating Abu Bakr, see in it a symptom of treachery, and declare that the Prophet feared to let the "Old Hyena," as they opprobriously term the venerable successor, out of his sight for fear lest he should act as spy to the Kuraysh.
"Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah"
Sir Richard Francis Burton

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