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Another word for libel

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Noun
  1. The expression of injurious, malicious statements about someone

    See also:

    attack

    crimes

    law

Verb
  1. To make defamatory statements about

      1. To spread false or damaging accusations or insinuations against (someone).
      2. To spread false or damaging charges against; slander
      3. To slander or libel; defame.
      1. To speak spitefully or slanderously about (another).
      2. To speak maliciously about (an absent person); slander
      1. To make maliciously or knowingly false statements about.
      2. To spread false and harmful statements about; slander
      1. (Archaic) To bring infamy on; disgrace
      2. To damage the reputation, character, or good name of (someone) by slander or libel.
      3. To attack or injure the reputation or honor of by false and malicious statements; malign, slander, or libel
      1. To make evil, harmful, and often untrue statements about (someone).
      2. To speak evil of; defame; slander; traduce
      1. To utter or spread slander.
      2. To utter a slander about
      1. To mark (notes) with a slur
      2. (Music) To sing or play (different and successive notes) by gliding from one to another without a break
      3. To pass over lightly or carelessly; treat without due consideration.
      1. To make false or malicious statements about (someone) in order to cause humiliation or disgrace.
      2. To say untrue or malicious things about; defame; slander; vilify
      3. To fail to uphold; disregard or violate:
      1. To use abusive or slanderous language about or of; calumniate; revile; defame
      2. To attack the reputation of (a person or thing) with strong or abusive criticism.

Another word for libel

Noun
      1. The utterance of maliciously false statements; slander.
      2. A false and malicious statement meant to hurt someone's reputation
      3. A false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputation.
      1. Such a spoken statement
      2. A false and malicious statement or report about someone.
      3. The utterance in the presence of another person of a false statement or statements, damaging to a third person's character or reputation: usually distinguished from libel, which is written
      1. The telling of a lie or lies
    See also:

    lie