Discredit a story as mere gossip.
New scientific evidence that discredits earlier theories.
Evidence that brings the popular notion into discredit.
When you tell everyone that your professor knows nothing and show evidence to prove it, this is an example of a time where you discredit your professor.
A report on corruption that discredited the mayor.
An incident that brought discredit on the school.
He is a discredit to his family.
Their earlier lies discredit anything they may say.
Later accounts have brought the story into discredit.
Origin of discredit
- dis- + credit.