What does the word calumniate mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To accuse falsely; defame.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Calumniation.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Calumniator.

Usage examples for calumniate

  1. Did you not come here because the people insult and calumniate me, and because you considered it needful to throw around me your protection, which is now mightier than the royal purple and the lilies of the throne of France? – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official