throw mud at (someone)

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throw mud at (someone)

To disparage someone, especially to the detriment of their reputation. I'm trying to maintain a fair and respectable campaign, and my opponent has no problem throwing mud at me!
See also: mud, throw
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The local politicians are throwing mud at one another without a thought of putting polities as usual aside and coming together to influence sanity.