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Libelous synonyms

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(Archaic) Tending to lessen or impair; detracting
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  1. (Archaic) Tending to lessen or impair; detracting
  2. Disparaging; belittling
  3. Disparaging; belittling:
Uttering slander
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  1. Uttering slander
  2. Characterized by or constituting slander
  3. (Of something said) Both untrue and harmful to a reputation.
Of, having the nature of, or characterized by sarcasm; sneering, caustic, cutting, etc.
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  1. Of, having the nature of, or characterized by sarcasm; sneering, caustic, cutting, etc.
  2. (Of a person) Having the personality trait of expressing sarcasm.
  3. Given to using sarcasm:
Containing or implying calumny; slanderous or defamatory.
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  1. Containing or implying calumny; slanderous or defamatory.
  2. Full of calumnies; slanderous
Defaming or tending to defame; slanderous
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  1. Defaming or tending to defame; slanderous
  2. Used in reference to an utterance, to indicate that it is false and harmful to the reputation of another. Used in reference to an utterance, to indicate that it is false and harmful to the reputation of another.
  1. Tending to lower in estimation; depreciative.
  2. Tending to detract or draw.
  3. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Causing or tending to cause injury; harmful:
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  1. Causing or tending to cause injury; harmful:
  2. Offensive or insulting; hurtful:
  3. Injuring or likely to cause injury; harmful
Offensive and unfair:
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  1. Offensive and unfair:
  2. Such as to excite ill will, odium, or envy; giving offense
  3. Tending to rouse ill will, animosity, or resentment:
Causing scandal; offensive to a sense of decency or shocking to the moral feelings of the community; shameful
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  1. Causing scandal; offensive to a sense of decency or shocking to the moral feelings of the community; shameful
  2. Causing scandal; shocking:
  3. Containing material damaging to reputation; defamatory:
Uttering slander
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  1. Uttering slander
  2. Characterized by or constituting slander
  3. (Of something said) Both untrue and harmful to a reputation.
Find another word for libelous. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for libelous, like: derogatory, slanderous, sarcastic, opprobrious, calumnious, defamatory, detractive, injurious, invidious, scandalous and slanderous.