infamy + -ize
infamize (third-person singular simple present infamizes, present participle infamizing, simple past and past participle infamized)
- (transitive) To make infamous; to defame or smear.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge
- Or is some knot of riotous slanderers leagued
To infamize the name of the King's brother
With a lie black as Hell?