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discrediting

see definition of discrediting
  • verbblame, detract from
  • verbdoubt, question
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Synonyms for discrediting

verb blame, detract from
  • defame
  • degrade
  • destroy
  • disgrace
  • disparage
  • disprove
  • ruin
  • slander
  • smear
  • vilify
  • censure
  • disesteem
  • disfavor
  • dishonor
  • explode
  • expose
  • pooh-pooh
  • puncture
  • reproach
  • shoot
  • slur
  • blow up
  • bring into disrepute
  • bring to naught
  • disconsider
  • frown upon
  • knock bottom out of
  • mudsling
  • poke full of holes
  • put down
  • reflect on
  • run down
  • show up
  • take rug out from under
  • tear down

Antonyms for discrediting

  • approve
  • build
  • commend
  • compliment
  • construct
  • create
  • exalt
  • flatter
  • honor
  • laud
  • praise
  • upgrade
  • believe
  • credit
  • trust
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to discrediting

destructive

adjective. hurtful, disparaging
  • abrasive
  • adverse
  • antagonistic
  • cankerous
  • caustic
  • contrary
  • corrosive
  • deleterious
  • derogatory
  • detrimental
  • discouraging
  • discrediting
  • erosive
  • hostile
  • injurious
  • invalidating
  • negative
  • offensive
  • opposed
  • troublesome
  • undermining
  • vicious
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.