Vocabulary Lesson 4 Presentation
Fill in the missing word
Definition: To slander; to speak falsely or maliciously of; to betray, verb
Other forms: traduced, traducer (noun), traducing
- vilify (speak and write)
Slander vs. Libel
Practice: Choose the incorrect usage
2. She was traduced further when the playful comments gradually became malicious.
3. Kathy traduced her husband to her chatty group of friends who were eager to meet him.
4. Traducing someone is a poor way to show them affection, and will most likely result in the loss of friendship.