disserve

[dis-surv]
verb (used with object), disserved, disserving.
to be a disservice to; serve harmfully or injuriously.

Origin:
1610–20; dis-1 + serve

self-disserving, adjective
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disserve (dɪsˈsɜːv)
 
vb
archaic (tr) to do a disservice to

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Example sentences
Usually these ventures are short-lived: the rhymes disserve the beats.
It would disserve the public interest to grant the preliminary injunction.
Ultimately, such actions will disserve the investing public.
Clearly, the interpretation urged by appellants will disserve the first purpose, although it will serve the second.
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