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undermined

verb
past tense of undermine

Synonyms & Antonyms of undermined

to make (someone or something) weaker or less effective usually in a secret or gradual way
  • She tried to undermine my authority by complaining about me to my boss.
  • The events of the past year have undermined people's confidence in the government.

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“Undermined.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/undermined. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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