to make false and malicious statements about; slander.
The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II) Charles James Lever
The Gods are Athirst Anatole France
Les Misrables Victor Hugo
Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Vol. I (of 2) Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Carmen Ariza Charles Francis Stocking
The Correspondence of Madame, Princess Palatine, Mother of the Regent; of Marie-Adlade de Savoie, Duchesse de Bourgogne; and of Madame de Maintenon, in Relation to Saint-Cyr Charlotte-Elisabeth, duchesse d Orlans; Marie Adelaide, of Savoy, Duchess of Burgundy; and Madame de Maintenon
Voltaire’s Philosophical Dictionary Voltaire
John Ronge: The Holy Coat Of Treves John Ronge
Sir Jasper Carew Charles James Lever
Old Mortality, Complete, Illustrated Sir Walter Scott
(transitive) to slander
to make false and malicious statements about; slander. Historical Examples Epistle Sermons, Vol. II Martin Luther Love for Love William Congreve Drake, Nelson and Napoleon Walter Runciman The Consolation of Philosophy Boethius verb (transitive) to slander n. v.
to make false and malicious statements about; slander. Historical Examples Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal Sarah J Richardson The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 9 (of 12) Robert G. Ingersoll English Past and Present Richard Chevenix Trench Adonais Shelley The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 5 (of 12) Robert G. Ingersoll […]
of, involving, or using calumny; slanderous; defamatory. Historical Examples The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 2 Various adjective of or using calumny (of a person) given to calumny adj.
a false and malicious statement designed to injure the reputation of someone or something: The speech was considered a calumny of the administration. the act of uttering calumnies; slander; defamation. Contemporary Examples Thank God Pope Francis Is a Jesuit Jonathan Wright March 15, 2013 Historical Examples The Jesuits, 1534-1921 Thomas J. Campbell The Eternal City […]