Scurrilous is an adjective that is used to describe making or spreading scandalous remarks towards someone in the hope that it will tarnish their reputation. Humorously insulting. Abusive.
- ‘Scurrilous’ attacks were made towards him due to his unintentional mistakes.
- Do not give people a reason to be ‘scurrilous’ towards you.
- Due to her evil nature, she would openly make ‘scurrilous’ remarks towards others without thinking about the impact it would have on them.