AskDefine | Define disrepute

Dictionary Definition

disrepute n : the state of being held in low esteem; "your actions will bring discredit to your name"; "because of the scandal the school has fallen into disrepute" [syn: discredit] [ant: repute]

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Pronunciation

Noun

  1. Loss or want of reputation; ill character; disesteem; discredit.

Verb

  1. To bring into disreputation; to hold in dishonor.
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