Synonyms of 'slanderous'
defamatoryDictionary, libellous, abusiveHe wanted an explanation for what he described as `slanderous' remarks.
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Abusive language is extremely rude and insulting.
He was alleged to have used abusive language.
of or using calumny
If a statement in a book, newspaper, or magazine is libellous, it wrongly accuses someone of something, and is therefore against the law.
He claimed the articles were libellous and damaging to the team.
Thesaurus for slanderous from the Collins English Thesaurus
A spoken statement that is slanderous is untrue and intended to damage the reputation of the person that it refers to.