What does slanderous mean?

Definitions for slanderous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word slanderous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. calumniatory, calumnious, defamatory, denigrative, denigrating, denigratory, libellous, libelous, slanderous(adj)

    (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign


  1. slanderous(Adjective)

    Both untrue and harmful to a reputation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slanderous(adj)

    given or disposed to slander; uttering slander

  2. Slanderous(adj)

    embodying or containing slander; calumnious; as, slanderous words, speeches, or reports


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slanderous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slanderous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Menander:

    Whosoever lends a greedy ear to a slanderous report is either himself of a radically bad disposition or a mere child in sense.

  2. Glaser Weil:

    At no point in his tenure was there any mention by his superiors or human resources of any misconduct or an inability to adhere to professional conduct, any slanderous accusations to the contrary will be vigorously defended.

  3. Unknown:

    Follow the habit of asking, 'How do you know' Never accept opinions as facts. Avoid following free advice. Don't trust information given in a discourteous or slanderous spirit. In asking for information, do not disclose what you wish the information to be.

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