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Undermine

Un`der`mine´
v. t.1.To excavate the earth beneath, or the part of, especially for the purpose of causing to fall or be overthrown; to form a mine under; to sap; as, to undermine a wall.
2.Fig.: To remove the foundation or support of by clandestine means; to ruin in an underhand way; as, to undermine reputation; to undermine the constitution of the state.
He should be warned who are like to undermine him.
- Locke.
Verb1.undermine - destroy property or hinder normal operations; "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"
2.undermine - hollow out as if making a cave or opening; "The river was caving the banks"
Synonyms: cave
abate, answer, answer conclusively, argue down, attenuate, blunt, bugger up, confound, confute, contradict, controvert, cramp, cripple, crush, damage, damp, dampen, dash, deaden, debilitate, defeat, demolish, deny, devitalize, disable, dismiss, dispose of, drain, dull, enervate, enfeeble, eviscerate, exhaust, extenuate, finish, floor, foil, frustrate, gruel, harm, honeycomb, hurt, impair, lay low, mine, mitigate, nonplus, overset, overthrow, overturn, overwhelm, parry, put to silence, queer, rattle, rebut, reduce, reduce to silence, refute, ruin, sabotage, sap, sap the foundations, settle, shake, shake up, shut up, silence, smash all opposition, soften up, spoil, squash, squelch, threaten, throw down, throw over, unbrace, undercut, unman, unnerve, unstrengthen, unstring, upend, upset, wreck
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