Definition of 'defamatory'
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Such claims are untrue and grossly defamatory. The Sun (2012)Be careful not to make any defamatory comments or you could end up facing legal action. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is highly defamatory to suggest that it does. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We completely refute these allegations, which are both false and defamatory. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Such an inference could not properly be drawn until the defendant had had a reasonable time to act to remove the defamatory comments. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If false or defamatory information is affecting their chances laws exist to help them suppress it, online and off. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One important implication is that the era when the media in one country may publish defamatory allegations about individuals in another country may gradually be over. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He said yesterday that the allegations made against him had been'wholly false and seriously defamatory'. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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