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undermine
used in The Screwtape Letters

3 uses
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Definition
weaken gradually
  • So do not allow any temporary excitement to distract you from the real business of undermining faith and preventing the formation of virtues.
    Chapter 5 (32% in)
  • He has undermined many a soul's Christianity.
    Chapter 16 (43% in)
  • I wish Slumtrimpet could do something about undermining that young woman's sense of the ridiculous, Your affectionate uncle SCREWTAPE
    Chapter 26 (99% in)

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