Example sentences for: defamation

How can you use “defamation” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • They feel the defamation of her character is equal to the denigration of Chicanas.

  • According to the Summa Theologica of Thomas Aquinas, to harm someone this way is a mortal sin--even if the allegations are true--since "defamation is not a distortion of the truth but the destruction of a reputation."

  • But I am told that there is a different world out there that represents some present and powerful political reality: It is a world in which it is wrong to think about defamation, wrong to think about trade secrets, wrong to think about blackmail.

  • "We understand Disney would like to have it a fun world after all, but it isn't," said Abraham Foxman, national director of the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith.

  • The Anti-Defamation League is hopping mad at Jerry Falwell for his speech last weekend in Kingsport, Tenn., where he told a gathering of prophecy-heeding Christians that the Antichrist is "probably" alive and, as a "full-grown counterfeit of Christ," is without a doubt a Jewish male.

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