malign - Dictionary definition and meaning for word malign
Ma(bad) Lign(language) bad language
sounds like MELLA(dirty) ...so to speak dirty/evil about others
mal=bad, ling=related to language (lingual)...so, malign=use of bad language Also, it's opposite of BENIGN
similar to malingerer(one who avoids works on excuse of illness) ...if u call someone a malingerer u bring disgrace to his name.
Hindi - Jisaki pratima malin ki gayee hai by using slanderous remarks
maa ka land ... is a bad foul language
Malli(dirty)+ Liguist ---> Malign