Definition of libellous. Meaning of libellous. Synonyms of libellous

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Definition of libellous

libellous
Libelous Li"bel*ous (l[imac]"b[e^]l*[u^]s), a. Containing or involving a libel; defamatory; containing that which exposes some person to public hatred, contempt, or ridicule; as, a libelous pamphlet. [Written also libellous.] -- Li"bel*ous*ly, adv.

Meaning of libellous from wikipedia

- Defamation (also known as calumny, vilification, libel, slander or traducement) is the oral or written communication of a false statement about another...
- not adhere to the practice of licensing. In some cases, blasphemous or libellous writings were burnt and their authors punished, but it was after production...
- This was an afterpiece that came at the end of a play. It was frequently libellous and scandalous and consisted in the main of dialogue set to music arranged...
- regulations in February 1931, and Goebbels was forced to pay fines for libellous material he had placed in Der Angriff over the course of the previous...
- 12 December 2020. "Prince Harry to sue Mail on Sunday publisher over 'libellous' news article". Sky News. 7 December 2020. Retrieved 12 December 2020...
- of the first Borat movie, which was denounced by the Kazakh state as a libellous smear against the people of Kazakhstan, and resulted in threatened legal...
- Observer As the 'Peterloo M****acre' cannot be otherwise than grossly libellous you will probably deem it right to proceed by arresting the publishers...
- individuals who had posted tweets which Riley and Oberman regarded as either libellous or har****ment. As a result, Riley and Oberman sued one person who had...
- concerns that the Telegraph was "running with a yarn which is highly libellous". Rush denied the allegations and, on 8 December 2017, announced that...
- were modelled on the Wrens, and that Nellie's affair in the novel was libellous to Ellen Wren. Ultimately Hardy was cleared and publication allowed. The...
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