A sprinkling, as with water or dust, in a literal sense.
The spreading of calumniations reports or charges which tarnish reputation, like the bespattering of a body with foul water; calumny.
Act of sprinkling with water, especially holy water, in a religious context
Slander, Defamation, Calumny, Denigration
Aspersion, Aversion, Conversion, Dispersion, Diversion, Excursion, Immersion, Incursion, Inversion, Perversion, Reversion, Submersion, Subversion
Aspersion in Spanish is Aspersión