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discommend

[dis-kuh-mend] /ˌdɪs kəˈmɛnd/
verb (used with object)
1.
to express disapproval of; belittle; disparage. The diners discommended the wine.
2.
to bring into disfavor:
He was discommended for his negligence.
Origin
1485-1495
1485-95; dis-1 + commend
Related forms
discommender, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for discommend

discommend

/ˌdɪskəˈmɛnd/
verb (transitive)
1.
(rare) to express disapproval of
2.
(obsolete) to bring into disfavour
Derived Forms
discommendable, adjective
discommendation, noun
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