Meaning of Discredit



English: Discredit
Bangla: অখ্যাতি, সম্মানহানি, সুনামহানি, অপযশ, অপ্রত্যয়, অযশ, কলঙ্ক, অগৌরব
Hindi: अपयश, बदनामी, संदेह, अप्रतिष्ठा, बेइज़्ज़ती, अपमान
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

to injure the credit or reputation of; defame: an effort to discredit honest politicians.

Definition: 2

to show to be undeserving of trust or belief; destroy confidence in: Later research discredited earlier theories.

Definition: 3

to give no credence to; disbelieve: There was good reason to discredit the witness.

Definition: 4

loss or lack of belief or confidence; disbelief; distrust: His theories met with general discredit.

Definition: 5

loss or lack of repute or esteem; disrepute.