discreditable

[dis-kred-i-tuh-buh l]

adjective

bringing or liable to bring discredit.

Origin of discreditable

First recorded in 1630–40; discredit + -able
Related formsdis·cred·it·a·bil·i·ty, noundis·cred·it·a·bly, adverbun·dis·cred·it·a·ble, adjective
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discreditable

adjective

tending to bring discredit; shameful or unworthy
Derived Formsdiscreditably, adverb
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