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synonyms for undermining

  • subversion
  • overthrow
  • wrecking
  • demolition
  • destruction
  • disruption
  • impairment
  • injury
  • mischief
  • subversiveness
  • treachery
  • treason
  • vandalism
  • wreckage
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How to use undermining in a sentence

They also argue the Commission needs to act now or it risks undermining its in-train reform of digital regulations — which is due to be lay out in draft form early next month.
ACT NOW BEFORE GOOGLE KILLS US, 135-STRONG COALITION OF STARTUPS WARNS EU ANTITRUST CHIEFNATASHA LOMASNOVEMBER 12, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Perdue and Loeffler are actively trying to undermine the election results by demanding the Republican secretary of state resign.
THE ELECTION CAN’T BE ‘STOLEN.’ BUT SOMETHING WORSE IS HAPPENING.JENNIFER RUBINNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
This is a different kind of antitrust case, because it focuses on the allegedly improper use of data to maintain market position and undermine competition.
AMAZON USES ITS DATA TO UNDERMINE THIRD PARTY SELLERS, EU ANTITRUST ACTION SAYSGREG STERLINGNOVEMBER 10, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
The economic fallout from the novel coronavirus pandemic undermined plans this summer to sign at least two potential starters from overseas.
D.C. UNITED’S FIRST OFFSEASON PRIORITY: HIRING A COACHSTEVEN GOFFNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
For instance, he laments that the historic role of the press as a fact-checker has been undermined by political leaders who lie with impunity, as well as pressure within mainstream media outlets to attract viewers and website clicks.
SOME FREE-SPEECH NORMS ARE IN DANGER. MAYBE THAT’S A GOOD THING.KENNETH MACKNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Reading list“Trump and his allies boost bogus conspiracy theories in a bid to undermine vote count,” by Isaac Stanley-Becker, Tony Romm, Elizabeth Dwoskin and Drew HarwellA deeper look at election-fraud messaging.
THE TRAILER: PARTISAN REALITIES CLASH, AGAIN, THIS TIME ON THE VOTE COUNTDAVID WEIGELNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Stoics think that the only truly good thing for us is our own character, and that therefore the only truly bad things are whatever may undermine our character.
THE JOYS OF BEING A STOIC - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSMASSIMO PIGLIUCCINOVEMBER 4, 2020NAUTILUS
First it will attempt to keep people away from the polls, and then it will undermine the integrity of the election results.
HOW TO AVOID SHARING BAD INFORMATION ABOUT THE ELECTIONABBY OHLHEISERNOVEMBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Another issue is that the growing number of nature-based projects is creating larger pools of low-cost carbon offsets, the availability of which can undermine the viability of more reliable carbon-capture methods.
HOW AMAZON’S OFFSETS COULD EXAGGERATE ITS PROGRESS TOWARD “NET ZERO” EMISSIONSJAMES TEMPLENOVEMBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
These instances — “branded content-lite,” as one former employee described them — undermined Great Big Story’s business because advertisers were effectively able to get branded content deals at sponsorship rates.
‘TWO VERY, VERY DIFFERENT COMPANIES’: WHY CNN’S GREAT BIG STORY FAILED TO SURVIVETIM PETERSONNOVEMBER 2, 2020DIGIDAY
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WORDS RELATED TO UNDERMINING

  • 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.