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[lahy-buh-ler] /ˈlaɪ bə lər/
a person who libels; a person who publishes a libel assailing another.
Also, especially British, libeller.
Origin of libeler
First recorded in 1580-90; libel + -er1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It was insignificance or remoteness alone that protected the libeler.

    James Fenimore Cooper Thomas R. Lounsbury
  • The reviewer also was naturally dissatisfied with a decision which left upon him the stigma of a libeler.

    James Fenimore Cooper Thomas R. Lounsbury
  • We read our Nordau and with but the very slightest ability to judge what he says we declare him a libeler.

    The Inhumanity of Socialism Edward F. Adams

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