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disrepute

[ dis-ri-pyoot ]
/ ˌdɪs rɪˈpyut /
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noun

bad repute; low regard; disfavor (usually preceded by in or into): Some literary theories have fallen into disrepute.

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Origin of disrepute

First recorded in 1645–55; dis-1 + repute
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disrepute
/ (ˌdɪsrɪˈpjuːt) /

noun

a loss or lack of credit or repute
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