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cast as·per·sions

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  1. cast aspersionsverb

    to make damaging or spiteful remarks

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cast aspersions in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cast aspersions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of cast aspersions in a Sentence

  1. Ted Cruz:

    I think it's unfortunate that my friend from Illinois would cast aspersions in terms of my motivations in what I'm saying, this is an issue that is near and dear to many of us in this committee -- and it's near and dear and personal to a great many of us.

  2. Richard Tucker:

    I'm not trying to cast aspersions on Muslims in general, because I'm sure the vast majority of Muslims are good people just like the vast majority of Christians are, you can be very compassionate towards people, but to me, my first responsibility is to my family, my community.

  3. Paul Police Chief Todd Axtellto:

    Simply put, the traffic stop was by the books, what happened afterwards was anything but, I’m dismayed and disappointed by the state representative’s response to the stop. Rather than taking responsibility for his own decisions and actions, he attempted to deflect, cast aspersions and deny any wrongdoing.

  4. Giulio Gallera:

    We always acted for the good of everyone in an extraordinary emergency and we will not let anyone cast aspersions on the serious, rigorous work we have carried out.


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