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slander

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  • nounscandalous remark
  • verbmake a scandalous remark
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Synonyms for slander

noun scandalous remark
  • defamation
  • disparagement
  • libel
  • misrepresentation
  • smear
  • aspersion
  • backbiting
  • calumny
  • depreciation
  • detraction
  • dirt
  • hit
  • lie
  • muckraking
  • mud
  • obloquy
  • rap
  • scandal
  • slam
  • slime
  • tale
  • backstabbing
  • belittlement
  • black eye
  • dirty linen
  • mud-slinging

Antonyms for slander

  • approval
  • commendation
  • compliment
  • praise
  • flattery
  • glorification
  • nicety
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verb. insult or involve in entanglement

affronted

verb. insult or involve in entanglement

affronting

verb. insult or involve in entanglement
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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