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1. defamatory

adjective. ['dɪˈfæməˌtɔri'] (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign.

Synonyms

  • libellous
  • calumniatory
  • denigrating
  • denigratory
  • libelous
  • harmful
  • calumnious
  • slanderous

Antonyms

  • nontoxic
  • benign
  • wholesome
  • innocuous

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Rhymes with Defamatory

  • inflammatory

Sentences with defamatory


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some types of statements are automatically considered defamatory in some states.

2. Adjective
For example, you can't be sued for writing a defamatory email that you never send.

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