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1. libelous

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • nontoxic
  • benign
  • wholesome
  • innocuous

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Words that Rhyme with Libelous

  • anomalous
  • belous
  • callous
  • credulous
  • fabulous
  • frivolous
  • garrulous
  • incredulous
  • jealous
  • kalous
  • marvelous
  • meticulous
  • miraculous
  • nebulous
  • overzealous
  • pendulous
  • perilous
  • populous
  • querulous
  • ridiculous

Example sentences of the word libelous


1. Adjective
If you find your name in a lawsuit or find libelous comments that someone has written about you, find out who is operating the website and ask that the information be taken down.

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