Example sentences for: discredit

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

  • "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.

  • Between the Web, Nexis, and the good old telephone, it took little effort to discredit such apparent Glass inventions as the National Memorabilia Convention, Monicondoms, or the investment firm RBL.

  • The WP lead editorial says Starr "absurdly" subpoenaed White House aide Sidney Blumenthal, and assesses the White House strategy of "looking for dirt on prosecutors and trying to discredit straightforward reporting of embarrassing facts" as "sleazy."

  • One of the things the educated elites did during the CCRI fight was to use the full power of their influence in the media and the culture to oppose, discredit, and in many cases smear the supporters.

  • It took Starr months to discredit the first school.


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