Before you started that song, you dreamed things about the Martian Development Corporation that were libelous!
No, indeed, slander and libelous talk are not necessary ingredients of gossip.
The alleged oath is scurrilous, wicked and libelous and must be the invention of an impious and venomous mind.
Again the country newspapers were filled with libelous paragraphs.
We see then, that many statements which would not be slanderous would be libelous.
It is not half so libelous as that of the Commercial which appeared four days before, and which has been given in these pages.
If this vast structure of brawn and muscle and vanity and foolishness seemed to have a libelous tongue, what of it?
Who was the libelous wretch who said that the flowers of California had no perfume and the birds there had no song?
Other newspapers have reproduced the libelous stuff, some innocently and some for sordid reasons, but of this more later.
But, it got wind, and was seized as libelous, and brought the unlucky poet into severe affliction.