English to English
||words falsely spoken that damage the reputation of another |
||an abusive attack on a person's character or good name |
||A false tale or report maliciously uttered, tending to injure the reputation of another; the malicious utterance of defamatory reports; the dissemination of malicious tales or suggestions to the injury of another. |
||charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone |
• The journalists have defamed me!
• The article in the paper sullied my reputation
||To defame; to injure by maliciously uttering a false report; to tarnish or impair the reputation of by false tales maliciously told or propagated; to calumniate. |