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Maligned Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • assailed with contemptuous language

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Maligned Sample Sentences in News

  • Much-maligned month deserves much better - Thu, 22 Jan 2015 PST
    Once again I rise in defense of January. I am tired of all the whining about how god-awful long the month is and that there’s nothing to do or that nothing ever happens in January. This poor month is so maligned that I have once before felt compelled to defend it. But the carping continues, so clearly I haven’t convinced the skeptics out there and am motivated Read more on this news related to 'Maligned'
  • Latest round of administration-maligned state testing ahead in Cambridge
    State testing begins Feb. 17 in the Cambridge City School District. The latest barrage of tests is aimed at assessing the knowledge and abilities of students and those who teach them, and has stressed both... Read more on this news related to 'Maligned'
  • Microsoft quietly buries Scroogled site
    Microsoft’s much maligned “Scroogled” campaign is finally, completely dead, apparently. Winbeta spotted that the old Scroogled site ( now redirects to a higher-road “Why Microsoft” site. The ... Read more on this news related to 'Maligned'

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