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American English: /ˌdɛfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ˌdɛfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of defamation in Spanish:


  • [formal] to sue somebody for defamation (of character)
    demandar a alguien por difamación
    Example sentences
    • If the contents of the publication are untrue the law of defamation provides prohibition.
    • No defamation occurs until the defamatory matter is communicated to a third party.
    • Defendants have counterclaimed for defamation and abuse of process.
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