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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of being held in low esteem.

Usage examples (35)
  • Members of your faculty may wish to ask questions of a management who have brought their institution into such public disrepute.
  • Some of the disrepute is deserved and some is artificially induced.
  • Pei writes, the potato, for its part, was in disrepute some centuries ago.
  • Community as the basis for Movement-making is in disrepute, replaced by mailings, marketing and polling, Twitter and Facebook. for more
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