slanderer
noun see slander I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Slanderer — Slan der*er, n. One who slanders; a defamer; a calumniator. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slanderer — slander ► NOUN Law 1) the action or crime of making a false spoken statement damaging to a person s reputation. Compare with LIBEL(Cf. ↑libelous). 2) a false and malicious spoken statement. ► VERB ▪ make such statements about. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • slanderer — See slander. * * * …   Universalium

  • slanderer — noun One who slanders or defames the name or reputation of another person …   Wiktionary

  • slanderer — Synonyms and related words: Thersites, backbiter, belittler, calumniator, caustic critic, cynic, debunker, decrier, defamer, deflater, depreciator, derogator, detractor, disparager, hatchet man, knocker, libeler, muckraker, mudslinger, railer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • slanderer — slan·der·er || slændÉ™rÉ™(r) /slɑː n. one who makes false and injurious statements about another, one who slanders, one who defames, one who maligns …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slanderer — n. Calumniator, backbiter, libeller, defamer, traducer, maligner, detractor …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • slanderer — slan·der·er …   English syllables

  • slanderer — See: slander …   English dictionary

  • slanderer — noun one who attacks the reputation of another by slander or libel • Syn: ↑defamer, ↑maligner, ↑vilifier, ↑libeler, ↑backbiter, ↑traducer • Derivationally related forms: ↑traduce …   Useful english dictionary

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