Definition of discountenance
- discountenanced all bellicose statements
a social philosopher who discountenanced all programs for helping the needy, claiming that society should encourage survival of the fittest
the political party was discountenanced by the actions of a few of its overly zealous members
made known his long-standing discountenance of any form of religious belief
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