slanderous (adj.) Old form(s): sclandrous , slandrous
disgraceful, shameful, discreditable
KJ III.i.44[Constance to Arthur] If thou ... wert grim, / Ugly and slanderous to thy mother's womb
Luc.1001[Lucrece as if to time, of Tarquin] who so base would such an office have / As slanderous deathsman to so base a slave?
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