Synonyms for defamation
- black eye
- character assassination
- cheap shot
- dirty laundry
- low-down dirty
- slap in face
Antonyms for defamation
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEFAMATION
But some day he will know what is the meaning of defamation, and if he ever does, he will forgive me.
For you might come ruin, defamation, and perhaps imprisonment.
The praise, on the one hand, and the defamation on the other, are equally unmerited.
My dear, he'll have to bring an action for defamation of character, or whatever they call it.
In other words, truth is a defense to an action for defamation.
There are many other instances of defamation, at p. 90, etc.
In prison for defamation of character, if the Rymers chose to put you there.
Alone of them he did not breathe suits for defamation of character and the like.
Defamation is no defamation you know till the scandal is published.
This work is the glorification of animalism and indirectly a defamation of woman.
c.1300, from Old French diffamacion, Medieval Latin deffamation, from Latin diffamationem (nominative diffamatio), noun of action from past participle stem of diffamare (see defame).