traducement

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n traducement a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Traducement The act of traducing; misrepresentation; ill-founded censure; defamation; calumny.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n traducement The act of traducing; misrepresentation; defamation; calumny; obloquy.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Traducement the act of traducing:
    • ns Traducement (Shak.) misrepresentation, calumny
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. traducĕre, to lead along—trans, across, ducĕre, to lead.

Usage

In literature:

Has he no secret sympathy for the poor blocks whom he has traduced?
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 1, Complete" by Various
However, one thing, in common justice to a person who has been traduced, I am bound to mention.
"Lorna Doone" by R. D. Blackmore
I am not your critic, nor your traducer.
"From the Housetops" by George Barr McCutcheon
But your gossips traduce Wilkinson.
"A Dream of Empire" by William Henry Venable
So did Elisabeth's imagination traduce Christopher; and Elisabeth listened and believed.
"The Farringdons" by Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler
And two of the pages of the Countess's chamber, traduced him, and called him a deceiver.
"The Mabinogion Vol. 1 (of 3)"
It was as if one good friend of hers had maligned another, and she could not quarrel with the traducer without falling out with the traduced.
"Ambrotox and Limping Dick" by Oliver Fleming
We have traduced the State, and for us there is no return.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 378, April, 1847" by Various
She had come back forgiving him for who knows what, she had taken his part against his traducers, kissed him.
"The Man Who Lost Himself" by H. De Vere Stacpoole
We can do nothing for her and we will not, must not, traduce her motives, when they were prompted by an overwhelming love.
"The Girls at Mount Morris" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
The same voice of calumny, which has so mercilessly assailed Josephine, has also traduced Hortense.
"Hortense, Makers of History Series" by John S. C. Abbott
It is a sample of the way in which he has been traduced.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
But in spite of all his bravery and his self-sacrifice this heroic priest was not without his traducers.
"A Treasury of Heroes and Heroines" by Clayton Edwards
I'm not traducing her.
"The Creators" by May Sinclair
Thus beloved by her grandmother and Mr Alworth, and hated and traduced by her female cousins, Harriot lived till she was sixteen.
"A Description of Millenium Hall" by Sarah Scott
He cherished his own belief, but discouraged theirs, and it was treason at Raynham to be caught traducing the left wing.
"The Ordeal of Richard Feverel" by George Meredith
In his heart he felt like punching Frank and whipping his enemies and traducers; but he knew enough to let Merry alone.
"Frank Merriwell's Return to Yale" by Burt L. Standish
Yes, sir, I said traduced.
"The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)" by Charles James Lever
Her tone was full of abhorrence for this traducer of the man she loved and trusted.
"The Shooting of Dan McGrew, A Novel" by Marvin Dana
Heaven help the innocent when in the hands of such traducing commentators.
"Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism" by Allen Putnam
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In poetry:

His principles are very light,
If he is not contented
To be traduced for doing right,
When once he has assented.
"No Enemies" by Benjamin Cutler Clark
Exult, ye brutes, traduced and scorn'd,
Though true to nature's plan;
Exult, ye bristled, and ye horn'd,
When infants govern man.
"The Drunken Father" by Robert Bloomfield
Does this incline me to traduce,
To envy, slander, and abuse?
Make mountains, when they mole-hills be?
"Tell me, is not this jealousy?"
"On Jealousy" by Benjamin Cutler Clark
A friend whose ear is ever closed
Against traducers' poison breath;
And, though in me be not disclosed
An equal love, yet loves till death--
"Friendship" by Joseph Horatio Chant
Ne'er let it be thy custom to traduce
Thy absent neighbour with an evil word:
For sland'rous accusations and abuse,
Cut deep — nay, deeper than a two-edg'd sword.
"Advice, How To Govern Our Words, According To God's Will" by Rees Prichard
Sons of England, Saxon England, now let vile traducers quail;
Ye have never shrunk in danger, and in duty will not fail.
And altho' in shadows frowning, lightsome day hath sadly set,
There's a Sun behind the glooming, that will shine upon us yet.
"An Appeal on the Potatoe Famine" by Samuel Bamford

In science:

If everything goes well, write the traducers. 9.
Applying SMT Solvers to the Test Template Framework
In this way, being given ϕ ∈ H , the problem of testing if Xr (ϕ) is empty or not is traduced in a problem of linear algebra since it corresponds to test if a matrix is surjective or not (which is basically done by rank computations).
Determinantal resultant
The initial conditions traduce the fact that the curve r = 0 is a unit-speed geodesic.
The WKB method and geometric instability for non linear Schrodinger equations on surfaces
When ǫ goes to 0, the roots of the system go to the boundary of X and they deduce an asymptotic distribution of the zero-cycle C · L which traduces the polytopal information.
Algebraic osculation and factorization of sparse polynomials
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