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One entry found for libelous.
Entry Word: libelous
Function: adjective
Text: or libellous
causing or intended to cause unjust injury to a person's good name <libelous statements about a celebrity for which the tabloid was sued>
Synonyms defamatory, scandalous, slanderous
Related Words erroneous, false, inaccurate, incorrect, inexact, invalid, off, unsound, untrue, wrong; depreciative, depreciatory, derogatory, detractive, disparaging, uncomplimentary, unfavorable; invidious, objectionable; maligning, traducing, vilifying; hateful, malevolent, malicious, spiteful
Near Antonyms appreciative, complimentary, favorable; adulatory, commendatory, eulogistic, laudatory; accurate, correct, errorless, factual, right, sound, true, valid