Etymology
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obloquy (n.)

mid-15c., obloquie, "evil speaking, slander, calumny, derogatory remarks," from Medieval Latin obloquium "speaking against, contradiction," from Latin obloqui "to speak against, contradict," from ob "against" (see ob-) + loqui "to speak," from PIE root *tolkw- "to speak." Related: Obloquious.

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Definitions of obloquy

obloquy (n.)
state of disgrace resulting from public abuse;
Synonyms: opprobrium
obloquy (n.)
a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions;
Synonyms: defamation / calumny / calumniation / traducement / hatchet job
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