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undermine
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
weaken gradually
  • It seemed to undermine all that he was, or that people thought he was.
    Chapters 46-47 (49% in)
  • "I expect he's a card cheat, and card cheats undermine society faster than anything.
    Chapters 50-51 (81% in)

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