libeller

noun

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Criminal Law

Definitions of libeller

  • someone who commits libel (=the act of damaging the reputation of a person or a group of people by publishing bad things about them that are not true). Libel includes all permanent forms of defamation including published texts, emails and photographs.

    Mr Nail was among the first to challenge a new legal set-up by which a libeller can apologise and pay less.