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Main Entry: 1dis·cred·it
Pronunciation: (primarystress)dis-primarystresskred-schwat
Function: verb
1 : to refuse to accept as true or correct : DISBELIEVE <discredit a rumor>
2 : to cause to seem dishonest or untrue <discredit a witness>
3 : to destroy the good reputation of : 1DISGRACE <involvement in the scandal discredited them>
- dis·cred·it·able /-schwa-bschwal/ adjective
- dis·cred·it·ably /-blemacron/ adverb

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