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libel in Crime topic

libellibel2 verb (libelled, libelling British English, libeled, libeling American English) [transitive]  SCCto write or print a libel against someoneslander→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
libelKandell contends he was libeled by the Journal.Those who were libelled in the Fanzine may feel less aggrieved knowing it was for a good cause.He did not look like anyone she had libelled lately.It libelled the plaintiff who issued a writ against the editor.