calumnia
calumnia
feminine noun
1. (oral defamation) 
a. slander 
El cantante se tuvo que defender de las calumnias que la prensa amarilla publicaba sobre su vida.The singer had to defend himself against the slander the tabloids published about his life.
b. calumny 
El congresista rechazó la acusación y la denunció como una calumnia.The congressman denied the charge, and denounced it as a calumny.
2. (written defamation) 
a. libel 
El candidato demandará por calumnia a sus dos rivales en la campaña electoral.The candidate is to sue his two rivals in the election campaign for libel.
calumnia
Noun
1. (oral) 
a. slander 
2. (escrita) 
a. libel 
calumnia
(difamación) slander; calumny (formal); (Jur) (oral) slander;de of; (escrita) libel;de on;
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