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calumniating

verb
present participle of calumniate

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to make untrue and harmful statements about
  • the short-lived Sedition Act of 1798 made it illegal to calumniate the President of the United States

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“Calumniating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/calumniating. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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