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slander
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
lie to damage the reputation of another; or the lies told
  • I'll not listen to your slanders.
    Chapter 10 (80% in)
slanders = lies told to damage the reputation of another
  • 'Catherine!' said Isabella, calling up her dignity, and disdaining to struggle from the tight grasp that held her, 'I'd thank you to adhere to the truth and not slander me, even in joke!'
    Chapter 10 (87% in)
slander = tell lies to damage the reputation of
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