defamation; calumny:
rumors full of slander.
a malicious, false, and defamatory statement or report:
a slander against his good name.
Law. defamation by oral utterance rather than by writing, pictures, etc.
verb (used with object)
to utter slander against; defame.
verb (used without object)
to utter or circulate slander.

defamation in some transient form, as by spoken words, gestures, etc
a slanderous statement, etc

any false or defamatory words spoken about a person; calumny
to utter or circulate slander (about)


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