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    can you please explan the definition of- spreading "salacious and mala fide stories"

    can you please explan the definition of- "spreading salacious and mala fide stories"

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    Re: can you please explan the definition of- spreading "salacious and mala fide stori

    Someone is telling stories- stories which may or may not be true- and telling them because they are exciting stories and because the teller hopes that, by spreading them, it might cause harm to the person they are about.

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    Re: can you please explan the definition of- spreading "salacious and mala fide stori

    Both adjectives in this phrase could have been looked up in a dictionary. OneLook Dictionary Search is an excellent resource.

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