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scurrilous

adjective uk   /ˈskʌr.ɪ.ləs/ us    /ˈskɝː-/ formal
expressing unfair or false criticism that is likely to damage someone's reputation: a scurrilous remark/attack/article
scurrilously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “scurrilous”
in Spanish difamatorio, calumnioso, grosero…
in French grossier…
in German unflätig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 詆毀的,誹謗的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诋毁的,诽谤的…
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