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Can you please quote how Chofetz Haim defined "diba ra" that Joseph said about his brothers.Since it was not true, was it real "motzi shem ra"? If not, why? Joseph thought that he was saying the truth, but objectively it was not truth. What is halachic definition of his seech?

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Welcome to Mi Yodeya! This question would be much improved if you'd edit into it why you think its truth or falsehood would affect whether he's called motzi shem ra. Also if you would clarify which Joseph you're talking about, and where he spoke diba ba. I hope you stick around and enjoy the site. –  msh210 Dec 2 '13 at 22:11
    
Also, can you explain why you want the Chofetz Chaim's opinion, specifically –  Menachem Dec 3 '13 at 0:48

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