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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

dishonor

verb

formal

to do something that makes people lose respect for you or the group that you belong to

go down in someone’s opinion

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/favor

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

come down in someone’s estimation/opinion

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

debase yourself

formal

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

abase yourself

formal

to behave in a way that makes other people respect you less

demean yourself

formal

to do something that may make people respect you less

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