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1 [C] false statement about sb, made to damage his character 诬蔑; 中伤
*a victim of vicious calumnies 恶毒诬蔑的受害者.
2 [U] slander 诽谤
*accuse sb of calumny 控告某人诽谤.
[Date: 1400-1500; Language: Old French;Origin: calomnie, from Latin calumnia, from calvi 'to deceive']
an untrue and unfair statement about someone that is intended to give people a bad opinion of them
when someone says things like this