Definition of 'discredited'
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Certainly not by holding out the old discredited promises of military victory. Red Hunting in the Promised Land: Anticommunism and the Making of America (1994)What really needs reform is the discredited postal votes system. The Sun (2010)This is a chance to reform a discredited system. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They cited uncertainty about the discredited allowance system for stopping their claims. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They bring our discredited judicial system further into disrepute. The Sun (2006)But it is clear there is a destructive new time bomb at the heart of our discredited immigration system. The Sun (2012)It is a discredited value system and we, a selfish generation. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In the eyes of the public, almost anything is preferable to the current discredited system. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is shocking that after so many crises staff are still using clapped out and discredited systems and keeping each other in the dark. The Sun (2006)He has spent his whole career in the Lords and had been in charge of the discredited expenses system. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I want to refocus our curriculum to get rid of unnecessary extras and change our discredited exam system. Times, Sunday Times (2011)MPs are now a discredited lot who have had their mitts in the expenses jar in the same way bankers had theirs in the bonus jar. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In the long term, these buildings may be lucky to escape association with the discredited global financial system that has paid for them. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was'one of the worst that this discredited coalition government has taken '. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This isn't the first TV show letting working people see into the heart of our discredited welfare system. The Sun (2014)A Sunday Times investigation has uncovered how a discredited subsidy system and a secretive fish quota scheme have compounded the crisis in the seas. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Synonyms of 'discredited'
rejected, exposed, exploded, discarded
Trends of 'discredited'
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