bring (something) into disrepute

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bring (something) into disrepute

To tarnish one's or something's reputation in some way. Don't bring my stellar reputation into disrepute with those lies! A few disgruntled patrons have brought the restaurant's reputation into disrepute with their negative online reviews.
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bring someone or something into disrepute

to dishonor or discredit someone or something. This embarrassing incident will bring the entire committee into disrepute. My bankruptcy brought me into disrepute.
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Lyndon March A televised European match was brought into disrepute by a senior player taunting the opposing player.
minimises the risk of possible mis-use of funds or the Australian Government being brought into disrepute.
This process cannot be allowed, and we cannot allow administration of justice to be brought into disrepute".
He said Dunblane had been brought into disrepute by the "ridiculous provisions".
The result was that the differences brought into disrepute the apex court on the land.
THE gentlemen's game has again been brought into disrepute, this time by the mighty Australians visiting South Africa.
The chief justice observed that the country's name was being brought into disrepute and no one would be spared and everyone's names would be placed on the Exit Control List.The FIA chief informed the bench that Axact's headquarter was located in Karachi.
"The country's name is being brought into disrepute," the chief justice observed, adding that no one will be spared and everyone's names will be placed on the Exit Control List.
She told Sir Roderick that she did not apologise "for using the verbal short-cut coconut", and claimed there was no evidence the Assembly had been brought into disrepute.
Wojtas said: "When the book was published in 1961, closely followed by the play and the film with Maggie Smith, Gillespie's was horrified and thought the school was being brought into disrepute.
Anyone who thought Twitter was only brought into disrepute by the likes of Donald Trump and Katie Hopkins would have suffered a severe jolt.
Because the Royals themselves are brought into disrepute when they are used to publicly acknowledge great deeds of heroism - and yet those very same men and women are then failed by the state.
'The former Prime Minister wants that since he has been ousted, the democratic system should be wound up and the constitution and the judiciary are also brought into disrepute', he said while addressing a press conference at Mansoora on the occasion of the JI youth Punjab elections.
Wales' interim head coach Rob Howley said the "integrity of the game had been brought into disrepute" after France replacement prop Uini Atonio went off for a head injury assessment, with starting tighthead Rabah Slimani then returning during a remarkable 20 minutes of secondhalf stoppage time.
Parliament would be brought into disrepute and public contempt if Vaz sits on this important committee while the cloud of suspicion is hanging over him.