discommend

verb
dis·​com·​mend | \ ˌdis-kə-ˈmend How to pronounce discommend (audio) \
discommended; discommending; discommends

Definition of discommend

transitive verb

2 : to cause to be viewed unfavorably

First Known Use of discommend

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for discommend

Middle English dyscommenden

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“Discommend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/discommend. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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