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bash

Abbreviation for:
British Association for the Study of Headache (Medspeak-UK)
Bulimia Anorexia Self-Help

Drug slang
noun A regional term for marijuana.

Public health
noun A popular term for a road traffic/motor vehicle accident (RTA/MVA).

Social medicine
verb To speak or refer of or to a person or a specific group in a disparaging manner—e.g., doctor bashing, gay bashing.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

bash

Social medicine verb To speak or refer to another in a disparaging fashion. See Gay bashing, Physician bashing.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Not everyone agrees with the theory of projective identification, arguing that it may not be self-hatred that motivates bashers but rather a more complicated mix of social factors, including fear of what peers think of them.
Some public school bashers are motivated not by sectarian concerns but by rigid right-wing ideology.
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Arjo, who is the son of Sylvia Sanchez and brother of Ria Atayde, added that reading bashers' posts 'is simply a waste of time.
However, the indiscriminate attacks by bashers and bullies also made Curti-Smith decide to just put her smartphone down and not mind the comments.
Aquino and Lustre knew better than to respond to the basher and not feed him/her the attention he/she wanted.
'Sabi ng mga bashers ko, ang bobo ko raw,' Diaz wrote, hitting back at naysayers in a post he shared via Facebook yesterday, Sept.
Gracefully, Solis ended her post by saying she would be praying for her bashers: 'Sana they won't be people getting older but refusing to grow up.
Personalities and celebrities are no strangers to criticism, both constructive and otherwise, as they get their fair share of bashers every now and then on and off social media.
Even after she has amazingly lost 27 pounds, negativity still surrounds Jessy Mendiola, thanks to her bashers.
It seems that no matter what Jessy Mendiola does to better herself, bashers will always have something to say.
While many netizens found her post sweet and heartwarming, Cuneta's post wasn't also absent of bashers. Cuneta did not hold back, however, as she replied to one netizen who seemingly accused her of being a worthless mother.