Reviler \Re*vil"er\, n. One who reviles. --1. Cor. vi. 10. [1913 Webster]

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  • reviler — noun see revile …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • reviler — See revilement. * * * …   Universalium

  • reviler — noun One who reviles …   Wiktionary

  • reviler — rɪ vaɪlÉ™(r) n. defamer, abuser, one who disparages, one who derides …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reviler — re·vil·er …   English syllables

  • reviler — lə(r) noun ( s) : one that reviles …   Useful english dictionary

  • revile — verb (reviled; reviling) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French reviler to despise, from re + vil vile Date: 14th century transitive verb to subject to verbal abuse ; vituperate intransitive verb to use abusive language ; rail Synonyms …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • revile — revilement, n. reviler, n. revilingly, adv. /ri vuyl /, v., reviled, reviling. v.t. 1. to assail with contemptuous or opprobrious language; address or speak of abusively. v.i. 2. to speak abusively. [1275 1325; ME revilen < MF reviler …   Universalium

  • Detractor — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Detractor >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 detractor detractor reprover Sgm: N 1 censor censor censurer Sgm: N 1 cynic cynic critic caviler carper word catcher frondeur Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • revile — verb criticize abusively. Derivatives revilement noun reviler noun Origin ME: from OFr. reviler, based on vil vile …   English new terms dictionary

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