slander
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slander(
slahn
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duhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (defamation)
a. la difamación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Williams called out the reporter for his slander against the governor.Williams enfrentó al reportero por la difamación contra el gobernador.
b. la calumnia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
That's a lie! Take it back, or I'll sue you for slander!¡Eso es mentira! ¡Retírelo, o lo demandaré por calumnia!
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to defame)
a. difamar
The media has been slandering my good name and twisting the facts.Los medios han estado difamando mi buen nombre y distorsionando los hechos.
b. calumniar
You can't expect to slander a powerful politician like that without consequences.No se puede calumniar a un político así de poderoso sin tener consecuencias.
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slander
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la difamación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. difamar
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slander [ˈslɑːndəʳ]
noun
(gen) calumnia (f); (Jur) difamación (f)
they have been spreading slanders about the company han estado levantando calumnias sobre la empresa
Korea has been a target of threats and slanders from Western powers Newspapers on both sides waged a campaign of hate, slander and abuse he no longer has to worry about suits accusing him of slander or defamation of character I sentence you to a further two years detention for slander Mrs Snelling issued a writ for slander
to sue sb for slander demandar a algn por difamación
Dr Bach is now suing the company for slander
transitive verb
(gen) calumniar; (Jur) difamar
they have slandered my name/reputation han deshonrado mi nombre/han manchado mi reputación
what better male weapon against a powerful woman than to slander her virtue? these people try to slander and besmirch the current reforms in the USSR you lied to bring me here, now you slander my wife he has been questioned on suspicion of slandering the Prime Minister
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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