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slander

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Definition lie to damage the reputation of another; or the lies told
  • In the United States, it is extremely difficult for someone famous to win a slander lawsuit—almost no matter what is said.
slander = telling lies that damage the reputation of another
  • I won't listen to such slander.
  • slander = lies told that damage the reputation of another
  • Check your sources or you could be sued for slander.
  • slander = telling lies that damage the reputation of another
  • No, 'tis slander, Whose edge is sharper than the sword
    William Shakespeare
  • Young fellow, you'd better get your facts straight before making such outrageous and slanderous charges.
    Carl Hiassen  --  Hoot
  • slanderous = of words falsely spoken that damage the reputation of another
  • she is wronged, she is slandered, she is undone.
    William Shakespeare  --  Much Ado About Nothing
  • slandered = things falsely said that damaged the reputation of another
  • Do not buy this book! Ladies of Jackson, do not support this slander...
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • slander = lie in such a way as to damage the reputation of another; or the lies told
  • Just recall to your mind what these malicious creatures wrote in the papers about papa, and how horribly they slandered him.
    Henrik Ibsen  --  A Doll's House
  • slandered = falsely said things that damaged the reputation of another
  • Jason would never listen to such slander!
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • slander = lies told to damage another's reputation
  • I'll not listen to your slanders.
    Emily Bronte  --  Wuthering Heights
  • slanders = lies told to damage the reputation of another
  • Have you forgotten how they slander us in their schools?
    Mina Baites  --  The Silver Music Box
  • slander = lie to damage another's reputation
  • General Macarthur shouted: "A pack of damn lies! Slander!"
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • slander = lies told to damage the reputation of another
  • I remind you that the penalty for slander is heavy.
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Witch of Blackbird Pond
  • slander = falsely saying something that damages the reputation of another
  • This permission, we feel bound to say, was graciously granted; which compels us here to give a public contradiction to the slanderers who pretend that we live under a government but moderately indulgent to men of letters.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • slanderers = people who lie to damage another's reputation
  • did you set these women on to slander Lord Angelo?
    William Shakespeare  --  Measure for Measure
  • slander = lie to damage the reputation of
  • In such a night
    Did pretty Jessica, like a little shrew,
    Slander her love, and he forgave it her.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merchant of Venice
  • slander = tell lies that damaged
  • It's not about punish the doctors or slander the hospital.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • slander = tell lies that damage the reputation of
  • my reputation stain'd With Tybalt's slander,
    William Shakespeare  --  Romeo and Juliet
  • slander = damaging lies
  • For slander lives upon succession
    William Shakespeare  --  The Comedy of Errors
  • slander = lie in such a way as to damage the reputation of another; or the lies told
  • Any man who slanders one of my family has me to reckon with!
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Witch of Blackbird Pond
slanders = falsely says something that damages the reputation of

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