English version

cast aspersions on something/somebody

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcast aspersions on something/somebodycast aspersions on something/somebodyformalCRITICIZE to suggest that someone is not as truthful, honest etc as they seem remarks that cast aspersions on the integrity of the jury cast
Examples from the Corpus
cast aspersions on something/somebodyCriticism of a verdict which casts aspersions on the integrity of jurors may, of course, attract libel actions on that score.
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