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discredit
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • Even admitting that it was an action in the highest degree discreditable, still, discreditable is not ’disgraceful.
  • Even admitting that it was an action in the highest degree discreditable, still, discreditable is not ’disgraceful.
  • For it would have been discreditable to insist on burdening with the common regulations so great an ascetic, who prayed day and night (he even dropped asleep on his knees).
  • So one of the most dangerous witnesses brought forward by the prosecution was again discredited.

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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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