Synonyms to home thrust

animadversion, accusation, adverse criticism, aspersion, bad notices, bad press, captiousness, carping, cavil, caviling, censoriousness, censure, criticism, exception, faultfinding, flak, hairsplitting, hit, hostile criticism, hypercriticalness, hypercriticism, imputation, insinuation, knock, nagging, niggle, niggling, nit, nit-picking, obloquy, overcriticalness, pestering, pettifogging, priggishness, quibble, quibbling, rap, reflection, reprehension, reproachfulness, slam, slur, stricture, swipe, taking exception, trichoschistism, abuse, affront, affusion, agape, allegation, aspergation, asperges, atrocity, auricular confession, backbiting, baptism, baptismal gown, baptismal regeneration, baptistery, baptizement, bar mitzvah, bas mitzvah, brickbat, calumny, celebration, chrismal, christening, circumcision, confession, confirmation, contempt, contumely, cut, defamation, despite, detraction, disparagement, dump, enormity, flou