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Dictionary entry overview: What does calumny mean?
• CALUMNY (noun)
The noun CALUMNY has 2 senses:
1. a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions
2. an abusive attack on a person's character or good name
Familiarity information: CALUMNY used as a noun is rare.