Origin of slander
OTHER WORDS FROM slander
How to use slander in a sentence
The publication of the same slander by different persons is not a joint tort, it is a distinct wrong done by each slanderer.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
There the same conduct provoked the same retort, and Byrne wounded the slanderer of his sovereign.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3)|Richard Bagwell
Three shall not enter Paradise—the scoffer, the hypocrite, and the slanderer.
The scoffer, the liar, the hypocrite, and the slanderer can have no share in the future world of bliss.
Kuni indignantly turned her back upon the slanderer and gazed out of the window again.Complete Short Works|Georg Ebers
British Dictionary definitions for slander
- defamation in some transient form, as by spoken words, gestures, etc
- a slanderous statement, etc