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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Anything written or printed that harms a person's reputation in an unfair way.

Usage examples (3)
  • libel can be a serious problem because it can damage a person's ability to earn a living.
  • I trust that you will modify your former accusation concerning 'libel'.
  • She could have simply used the word 'libel' and she would have been fine. for more
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