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defame

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈfeɪm/ LAW
to harm someone's reputation by saying or writing bad things about them: It is possible to defame a company as companies are considered to have a legal 'personality'.
Translations of “defame”
in Chinese (Traditional) 詆毀,中傷,敗壞…的名譽…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诋毁,中伤,败坏…的名誉…
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