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  • s  tending to bring discredit or disrepute; blameworthy
    his marks were not at all discreditable

  • The General said that neither he nor any of his assistants had known of anything discreditable in the new Mayor's record, until Quezon's outburst.
  • Such glaring inaccuracies are discreditable to the Board of Education.
  • The prefects, on both sides of the House, were only too anxious to deal tidily with a discreditable story which involved the honor of the school.

  • Pavel Vítek in San Francisco Bay Times
    Openly gay singer Pavel Vítek told Radio Prague: "What I have been most taken by is ...... the history, which you now forget, of the period at the end of the 1980s and the start of the '90s. And I have also really been struck by the discreditable...
  • David Cameron in Politics.co.uk
    But in a speech to the ethic media conference yesterday, Mr Cameron said: "Insulting Trevor by saying he should join the BNP isn't a serious contribution to debate. It's a discreditable attempt by an ageing far left politician to hang on to a...
  • Lula da Silva in International Herald Tribune
    I want to announce that I and others on the Republican side will ask the House of Representatives to consider and pass a resolution strongly disapproving the discreditable decision by the Obama administration to outlaw carbon dioxide and with it,... Joe Barton http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Barton&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGmdfpq-zjgIpAsuJROjL--jffs0Q The Hill (blog) http://www.google.com/url?q=http://thehill.com/blogs/e2-wire/677-e2-wire/72723-barton-epa-climate-move-discreditable&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEa7AnYB0yI_l2wyEdLdmAfiHCFJw Dec 17, 2009 28263 37215 discredited If the G20 becomes a meeting just to set another meeting, we'll be discredited and the crisis can deepen," Lula said.

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