Slander is making a false statement about someone that hurts his reputation.
Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
A trade-line on a credit report that includes negative credit history.
(Archaic) A reason for praise; merit.
The definition of a compliment is the act of giving praise.
The malicious denunciation or slandering of another person, especially as part of an effort to ruin the reputation of a public figure.
A piece of satirical writing, usually attacking or ridiculing someone
Exaltation is defined as a feeling of ecstasy or extreme happiness, or the act of praising someone highly.
A damaging or disparaging remark; slander; innuendo
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
Abusively detractive language or utterance; calumny:
(Informal) A biased, malicious attack on the character or activities of a person, institution, etc.
Find another word for defamation. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for defamation, like: infringement, calumny, slander, lie, derogatory, praise, compliment, approval, character assassination, denigration and detraction.