Definitions of "defamation"
  1. The action of spreading untrue statements about an individual, which harms their standing or prevents others from wanting to interact with them
  2. A damaging communication that hurts a person's character, fame, or reputation
How to use "defamation" in a sentence
  1. The celebrity sued the magazine for defamation after they published false reports about her.
  2. His career was greatly affected by defamation when false rumors about him spread through social media.
  3. The company filed a defamation lawsuit against the blogger who posted misleading information about their products.

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