ASPER MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Asper Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Rough; rugged; harsh; bitter; stern; fierce.
  2. (n.) A Turkish money of account (formerly a coin), of little value; the 120th part of a piaster.
  3. (n.) The rough breathing; a mark (/) placed over an initial vowel sound or over / to show that it is aspirated, that is, pronounced with h before it; thus "ws, pronounced h/s, "rh`twr, pronounced hra"t/r.


• Aspermous Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Destitute of seeds; aspermatous.


• Asperse Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To sprinkle, as water or dust, upon anybody or anything, or to besprinkle any one with a liquid or with dust.
  2. (v. t.) To bespatter with foul reports or false and injurious charges; to tarnish in point of reputation or good name; to slander or calumniate; as, to asperse a poet or his writings; to asperse a mans character.


Synonyms:
Besmirch, Calumniate, Defame, Denigrate, Slander, Smear, Smirch, Sully,

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