Aug 4, 2015

Word of The Day by @Only4TheReal 8/4/15



Discredit 

Something the media excels at!

  1. to injure the credit or reputation of; defame: an effort to discredit honest politicians.
  2. to show to be undeserving of trust or belief; destroy confidence in: Later research discredited earlier theories.
  3. to give no credence to; disbelieve: There was good reason to discredit the witness.

noun

  1. loss or lack of belief or confidence; disbelief; distrust: His theories met with general discredit.
  2. loss or lack of repute or esteem; disrepute.
  3. something that damages a good reputation: This behavior will be a discredit to your good name.