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To harm your own reputation - synonyms or related words

shame

verb

to cause yourself or someone else to lose respect or a good reputation

dishonour

verb

formal

to make people stop respecting you because of something bad you have done

go down

to become less respected by someone than you were before, because of something that you have done

lose face

to no longer impress people or be respected by them, especially by showing that you are not in control of a situation

lower yourself

to do something that will make you lose the respect of other people

fall from grace/favour

to lose your position, or to lose the respect or approval of other people

come down

to become less respected by someone than you were before, because of something you have done

blot your copybook

to do something that spoils your good reputation, for example at work

debase yourself

formal

to behave in a way that makes people lose respect for you

dishonor

the American spelling of dishonour

brinner

a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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