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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
slander /'slɑ:ndə/
  • danh từ
    • sự vu cáo, sự vu khống; lời vu oan; sự nói xấu
    • (pháp lý) lời phỉ báng; lời nói xấu
    • ngoại động từ
      • vu cáo, vu khống, vu oan; nói xấu; phỉ báng
    Concise Dictionary
    slanders|slandered|slandering'slændər /'slɑːndə
    +words falsely spoken that damage the reputation of another
    +an abusive attack on a person's character or good name
    +charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone
    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 defamation (of character), calumny, obloquy, misrepresentation, slur, vilification; libel:
    He spread lies about me and I am suing him for slander.
    2 defame, calumniate, disparage, slur, traduce, malign, smear, vilify, decry; libel:
    He must be stopped from slandering people and ruining their reputations.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    noun, verb
    + noun [C, U] a false spoken statement intended to damage the good opinion people have of sb; the legal offence of making this kind of statement: a vicious slander on the company's good name + He's suing them for slander.
    Compare: LIBEL
    slanderous adjective: a slanderous attack / remark / statement
    + verb [VN] to make a false spoken statement about sb that is intended to damage the good opinion that people have of them: He angrily accused the investigators of slandering both him and his family.
    Compare: LIBEL
    Collocation Dictionary


    gross, malicious, vicious, vile


    be guilty of | sue sb for


    ~ against
    He was found guilty of slander against his employers.
    | ~ on
    Many teachers saw the statement as a gross slander on their profession.

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