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Insult indistinctly (4)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

slur

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(Other definitions for slur that I've seen before include "Speak as drunk perhaps" , "Pronounce indistinctly or cast abuse on reputation" , "Slight; blur" , "Slight lack of distinction in speech" , "Speak indistinctly, as a drunk might" .)

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