slanderously

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

slanderous +‎ -ly

Adverb[edit]

slanderously (comparative more slanderously, superlative most slanderously)

  1. In a slanderous manner; in a manner that causes slander; in a false and defamatory way.
    • 2012 June 3, Nathan Rabin, “TV: Review: THE SIMPSONS (CLASSIC): “Mr. Plow” (season 4, episode 9; originally aired 11/19/1992)”:
      The best of friends become the worst of enemies when Barney makes a hilarious attack ad where he viciously pummels a cardboard cut-out of Homer before special guest star Linda Ronstadt joins the fun to both continue the attack on the helpless Homer stand-in and croon a slanderously accurate, insanely catchy jingle about how “Mr. Plow is a loser/And I think he is a boozer.”