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  1. name-callingnoun

    Abusive or insulting language.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of name-calling in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of name-calling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of name-calling in a Sentence

  1. Kristen Waggoner:

    It’s all about name calling and bullying and shaming people into shutting up.

  2. Richard Shelby:

    The President, like all of us, they see what's happening, you got 800,000 people missing another paycheck, at no fault of their own. It could have a hit on our economy. Nobody is going to win out of this. And I think The President realizes and I hope the speaker of the House and( Senate Minority Leader Chuck) Schumer realize that we've got to get together and put the American people first and name calling second.

  3. Kyrsten Sinema:

    I pledged to be independent and work with anyone to achieve lasting results. I committed I would not demonize people I disagreed with, engage in name-calling, or get distracted by political drama.

  4. Debbie Ramsey:

    It would be a shame if the Democrats win this election because of all the disputing and name-calling and the way they tend to act during debates.

  5. Al Schmidt:

    After the president tweeted at me, by name, calling me out the way that he did, the threats became much more specific, much more graphic. And included not just me, by name, but included members of my family, by name, their ages, our address, pictures of our home. Just every bit of detail that you could imagine. That was what changed with that tweet.


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  • навешивание ярлыковRussian

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