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LIBEL

'LIBEL' is a 5 letter word starting and ending with L

Crossword clues for 'LIBEL'

ClueAnswer

Written defamation (5)LIBEL
Defame falsely (5)
Actionable words (5)
Fact-checking can help avoid it (5)
Malign in print (5)
Defamatory statement (5)
Defamatory text (5)
Written accusation (5)
Put down in writing (5)
Put down in writing? (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for LIBEL

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word libel will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

LIE

4 letter words

BILL - BLOT - SLUR - TALE

5 letter words

ABUSE - BLACK - CLAIM - LIBEL - SHAME - SMEAR - STAIN

6 letter words

DEFAME - INSULT - MALIGN - REVILE - SMIRCH - STIGMA - VILIFY

7 letter words

ASPERSE - BLACKEN - CALUMNY - MORTIFY - NONSUIT - OBLOQUY - SCANDAL - SLANDER - TRADUCE - UNTRUTH - WHOPPER

8 letter words

BACKBITE - BAD-MOUTH - BELITTLE - BESMIRCH - DENOUNCE - DEROGATE - DISGRACE - DISHONOR - INNUENDO - NARRATIO - TEAR DOWN - TRAVESTY

9 letter words

AFFIDAVIT - ASPERSION - BURLESQUE - CATTINESS - COMPLAINT - DENIGRATE - DEPRECATE - DISCREDIT - DISHONOUR - DISPARAGE - FALSEHOOD - HUMILIATE - ILL REPUTE - INSINUATE - STATEMENT - THE BIG LIE

10 letter words

ALLEGATION - BACKBITING - BITCHINESS - CALUMNIATE - CARICATURE - DEFAMATION - DEPOSITION - DEPRECIATE - DEROGATION - DETRACTION - SCANDALISE - SCANDALIZE - SPEAK ILL OF - STIGMATIZE

11 letter words

DECLARATION - DENIGRATION - DEPRECATION - DETRACT FROM - HUMILIATION - INSINUATION - TRADUCEMENT

12 letter words

BAREFACED LIE - BELITTLEMENT - CALUMNIATION - DENUNCIATION - DEPRECIATION - MISREPRESENT - MONSTROUS LIE - OUT-AND-OUT LIE - VILIFICATION

13 letter words

CONSUMMATE LIE - DISPARAGEMENT - MORTIFICATION - NOLLE PROSEQUI - PREVARICATION

15 letter words

BILL OF COMPLAINT

16 letter words

STATEMENT OF FACTS

17 letter words

MISREPRESENTATION

Definition of libel

  • print slanderous statements against; "The newspaper was accused of libeling him"
  • the written statement of a plaintiff explaining the cause of action (the defamation) and any relief he seeks
  • a false and malicious publication printed for the purpose of defaming a living person

Anagrams of libel

BILLE - I'LL BE


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