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defamatory

see definition of defamatory
  • adjlibelous, slanderous
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Synonyms for defamatory

adj libelous, slanderous
  • derogatory
  • disparaging
  • injurious
  • insulting
  • abusive
  • calumnious
  • contumelious
  • denigrating
  • detracting
  • detractive
  • maligning
  • opprobrious
  • traducing
  • vilifying
  • vituperative

Antonyms for defamatory

  • complimentary
  • approving
  • commending
  • exalting
  • praising
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to defamatory

abusive

adjective. exhibiting unkind behavior or words

calumnious

adjective. slanderous

derogatory

adjective. offensive, uncomplimentary

disparaging

adjective. derogative

invidious

adjective. hateful

libelous

adjective. derogatory
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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