As verbs the difference between harsh and maligning
is that harsh
is (slang) to negatively criticize while maligning
As an adjective harsh
is unpleasantly rough to the touch or other senses.
Unpleasantly rough to the touch or other senses.
Severe or cruel.
, date=November 5
, author=Phil Dawkes
, title=QPR 2 - 3 Man City
, work=BBC Sport
, passage=Great news for City, but the result was harsh on Neil Warnock's side who gave as good as they got even though the odds were stacked against them.}}
(slang) To negatively criticize.
(slang) to put a damper on (a mood).
- Quit harshing me already, I said that I was sorry!
- Dude, you're harshing my buzz.