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libeler

or (especially British) libeller

[lahy-buh-ler] /ˈlaɪ bə lər/
noun
1.
a person who libels; a person who publishes a libel assailing another.
Origin of libeler
1580-1590
1580-90; libel + -er1
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  • It was insignificance or remoteness alone that protected the libeler.

    James Fenimore Cooper Thomas R. Lounsbury
  • We read our Nordau and with but the very slightest ability to judge what he says we declare him a libeler.

    The Inhumanity of Socialism Edward F. Adams
  • The reviewer also was naturally dissatisfied with a decision which left upon him the stigma of a libeler.

    James Fenimore Cooper Thomas R. Lounsbury

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