Cite
 

Synonyms for assassinate

Verb

1. assassinate, kill
usage: murder; especially of socially prominent persons; "Anwar Sadat was assassinated because many people did not like his peace politics with Israel"
2. assassinate, defame, slander, smirch, asperse, denigrate, calumniate, smear, sully, besmirch
usage: destroy or damage seriously, as of someone's reputation; "He assassinated his enemy's character"
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

See also: assassinate (Dictionary)

 

Related Content

Synonyms Index