Synonyms of libellous in English:

libellous


See definition of libellous

adjective

1‘we reserve the right to edit correspondence and to remove potentially libellous statements’

SYNONYMS

defamatory, denigratory, vilifying, disparaging, derogatory, aspersive, calumnious, calumniatory, slanderous, false, untrue, misrepresentative, traducing, maligning, insulting, scurrilous, slurring, smearing

informal mud-slinging, muckraking