assassination

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Synonyms for assassination

Synonyms for assassination

an attack intended to ruin someone's reputation

murder of a public figure by surprise attack

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The President would furiously grit his teeth whenever his intelligence officiers failed a mission or had to apologise for failing to arrest suspected assassins or the masterminds behind assination plots when breaches were detected in places like London, the US and Sudan.
Now the politics of character assination are answered by Brock with the journalism of character assassination.