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calumniation


calumniation


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Calumniation  \Ca*lum`ni*a"tion\ 
  (k[.a]*l[u^]m`n[i^]*[=a]"sh[u^]n),  n. 
  False  accusation  of  crime  or  offense,  or  a  malicious  and 
  false  representation  of  the  words  or  actions  of  another,  with 
  a  view  to  injure  his  good  name 
 
  The  calumniation  of  her  principal  counselors.  --Bacon.