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verb [transitive] discredit pronunciation in British English /dɪsˈkredɪt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlediscrediting
past tensediscredited
past participlediscredited

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  1. 1
    to harm someones reputation
    She claims there was a conspiracy to discredit her.
  2. 2
    to make people think that something is not true
    attempts to discredit evidence


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