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discredit
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Measure for Measure
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  • Fie upon him; he will discredit our mystery.
  • He professes to have received no sinister measure from his judge, but most willingly humbles himself to the determination of justice: yet had he framed to himself, by the instruction of his frailty, many deceiving promises of life; which I, by my good leisure, have discredited to him, and now he is resolved to die.

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  • She spoke only of her strengths, but others on her campaign staff worked to discredit her opponent.
  • Russian TV is famous for inventing stories to discredit those who disagree with Russian interests.

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