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libeled

verb
variants: or libelled
past tense of libel

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to make untrue and harmful statements about
  • the court decided that the newspaper's reportage of the former mayor, while irresponsible, did not constitute an effort to libel him

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“Libeled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/libeled. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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