"It was only as a calumnious report, that I mentioned those words," said the other priest, exchanging a glance with his companion.
For the rest, I trust to myself to propitiate the kindly and to silence the calumnious.
But this base attempt to injure Mr. Pickwick recoiled upon the head of its calumnious author.
They employed against them calumnious threats and even violence.
Catharine had no need, however, of crediting these calumnious tales in order to be moved to hostile action.
Come forward, calumnious and insolent count, and abductor of women!
It is plain that these calumnious attacks sprang largely from Cooper's personal unpopularity.
Let us put aside all these calumnious imputations; we will return to them afterwards.
This calumnious report vexed me extremely, although I knew that most gamesters would consider it an honour.
The results of your denunciation will be stifled, because they are calumnious.