meaning of calumniously

calumniously meaning in General Dictionary

in a false and slanderous and defamatory manner; with slander or calumny

Sentence Examples with the word calumniously

At the end of some months, however, he was calumniously accused of conspiracy, and the caliph, seizing the opportunity of ridding himself of a possible rival, threw him into prison, where he died, according to the majority of the historians, of starvation.

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