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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a false and defamatory manner.

Usage examples (34)
  • It is, moreover, slanderously reported in the ancient chronicles, that
  • He was slanderously convicted of hiding dynamite and was subjected to beatings and inhuman tortures.
  • Now some Persians spoke slanderously to Chosroes concerning Sarbaros, namely that the latter was on the side of the Romans and railed at him.
  • Others have also questioned whether overzealous activists risk slanderously and erroneously accusing people of fraud because of missing or misprinted military documents. for more
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