- to express disapproval of; belittle; disparage. The diners discommended the wine.
- to bring into disfavor: He was discommended for his negligence.
Origin of discommend
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Related Words for discommendbalk, protest, criticize, oppose, complain, veto, denounce, decry, reject, dislike, deplore, discountenance, grouse, dissent, disapprove, cross, rant, rave, tangle, crab
Examples from the Web for discommend
Historical Examples of discommend
- rare to express disapproval of
- obsolete to bring into disfavour
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