Example sentences for: discredit

How can you use “discredit” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This corruption and authoritarianism have irked democracy advocates, but it has not been enough to fully discredit Tudjman.

  • "The purpose of most cross-examinations" is "not to establish facts but to discredit the witness," she asserts, as though the two objectives were unrelated.

  • I might accuse them of being pernicious tools of Satan (well, OK, Disney), but I wouldn't be so disrespectful as to dismiss them lightly or discredit (all of) their motives.

  • These setbacks brought discredit to the whole idea of government activism, converting practical failure into political failure.

  • They say that the military will only prosecute when a case harms "good order and discipline" and when the adultery is "of a nature to bring discredit upon the armed forces."


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