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Definition of Malign

Malign
Malign Ma*lign", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Maligned; p. pr. & vb. n. Maligning.] [Cf. L. malignare. See Malign, a.] To treat with malice; to show hatred toward; to abuse; to wrong; to injure. [Obs.] The people practice what mischiefs and villainies they will against private men, whom they malign by stealing their goods, or murdering them. --Spenser. 2. To speak great evil of; to traduce; to defame; to slander; to vilify; to asperse. To be envied and shot at; to be maligned standing, and to be despised falling. --South.
Malign
Malign Ma*lign", a. [L. malignus, for maligenus, i. e., of a bad kind or nature; malus bad + the root of genus birth, race, kind: cf. F. malin, masc., maligne, fem. See Malice, Gender, and cf. Benign, Malignant.] 1. Having an evil disposition toward others; harboring violent enmity; malevolent; malicious; spiteful; -- opposed to benign. Witchcraft may be by operation of malign spirits. --Bacon. 2. Unfavorable; unpropitious; pernicious; tending to injure; as, a malign aspect of planets. 3. Malignant; as, a malign ulcer. [R.] --Bacon.
Malign
Malign Ma*lign", v. i. To entertain malice. [Obs.]

Meaning of Malign from wikipedia

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- Malignant hyperthermia (MH) is a type of severe reaction that occurs in response to particular medications used during general anesthesia, among those...
- Malign is a Swedish black metal band from Stockholm, formed in 1994. Malign was founded by Nord and Mörk, and released an untitled demo in 1995, followed...
- is a fictional character created by H. P. Lovecraft. The character is a malign deity in the Lovecraft Mythos, a shared universe. First appearing in Lovecraft's...
- to Germany as "divisive" and a "threat" that left Europe dependent on a "malign Russia" for its energy supplies. Johnson condemned the ****cution of Rohingya...
- pejorative terms such as militant atheism and fundamentalist atheism to malign vocal atheists. The 2004 publication of The End of Faith: Religion, Terror...
- period during which he could not resign and that this was an attempt to malign him due to his involvement with the Indian anti-corruption movement. The...