is expressly forbidden (Titus 3:2; James 4:11), and severe
punishments are denounced against it (1 Cor. 5:11; 6:10). It is
spoken of also with abhorrence (Ps. 15:3; Prov. 18:6, 7), and is
foreign to the whole Christian character and the example of
Bibliography Information Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'evil-speaking' Eastons Bible Dictionary". bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.