Synonyms of defamatory in English:

defamatory


See definition of defamatory

adjective

1‘there were defamatory statements in the book’

SYNONYMS
libellous, slanderous, defaming, calumnious, calumniatory, vilifying, traducing, scandalous, scandalmongering, malicious, vicious, backbiting, muckraking, abusive, maledictory, maledictive
disparaging, denigratory, detracting, derogatory, censorious, critical
insulting, slurring, injurious
informal mud-slinging, bitchy, catty
archaic contumelious
ANTONYMS

complimentary