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discredit
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
damage the reputation of — often causing distrust of or disbelief in
  • I saw a white figure, and as if to prevent my discrediting the testimony of only one of my senses, I heard my glass removed—the same which is there now on the table.
    Chapters 71-72 (77% in)
  • "Undoubtedly," said Villefort, moderating the tones of his voice, "a marriage once concerted and then broken off, throws a sort of discredit on a young lady; then again, the old reports, which I was so anxious to put an end to, will instantly gain ground.
    Chapters 59-60 (78% in)

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