|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v.) To speak great evil of; to defame; to slander; to vilify; to asperse.
2. (a.) Having an evil disposition toward others; harboring violent enmity; malevolent; malicious; spiteful; -- opposed to benign.
3. (a.) Unfavorable; unpropitious; pernicious; tending to injure; as, a malign aspect of planets.
4. (a.) Malignant; as, a malign ulcer.
5. (v.) To treat with malice; to show hatred toward; to abuse; to wrong; to injure.
6. (v. i.) To entertain malice.
Malign (6 Occurrences)
Matthew 10:25 It is enough for the disciple that he be like his teacher, and the servant like his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more those of his household! (See NAS RSV)
Acts 23:4 Those who stood by said, "Do you malign God's high priest?" (WEB)
Titus 2:5 to be sober minded, chaste, workers at home, kind, being in subjection to their own husbands, that God's word may not be blasphemed. (See NIV)
Titus 3:2 to speak evil of no one, not to be contentious, to be gentle, showing all humility toward all men. (See NAS)
1 Peter 4:4 They think it is strange that you don't run with them into the same excess of riot, blaspheming: (See NAS)
Psalms 12:5 "Because of the oppression of the weak and because of the groaning of the needy, I will now arise," says Yahweh; "I will set him in safety from those who malign him." (WEB NIV)