famacide

[fey-muh-sahyd]

noun Law.

a person who destroys another's reputation; a defamer or slanderer.

Nearby words

  1. falx,
  2. falx cerebelli,
  3. falx cerebri,
  4. fam,
  5. fam.,
  6. famagusta,
  7. fame,
  8. famed,
  9. fameuse,
  10. familial

Origin of famacide

< Latin fāma fame + -cide

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