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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Damage to or loss of reputation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Loss or want of reputation; disesteem; discredit; dishonor.
  • noun Synonyms III repute, low esteem, disrespect.
  • To bring into discredit or disgrace.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb rare To bring into disreputation; to hold in dishonor.
  • noun Loss or want of reputation; ill character; disesteem; discredit.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Loss or want of reputation; ill character; disesteem; discredit.
  • verb To bring into disreputation; to hold in dishonor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the state of being held in low esteem

Etymologies

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dis- +‎ repute

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