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Undermine Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • hollow out as if making a cave or opening; "The river was caving the banks"
  • destroy property or hinder normal operations; "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Undermine'


  • Undermine: Undermine can refer to: Social undermining, the opposite of social support Mining (military), the military practice of mining a fortification Mining, to
  • Undermine Records: Undermine Records is an American electronic dance music record label. Undermine was formed in Atlanta, GA in 2004 by Producers Jonathan Kehrer and Jay
  • The Incredibles: Rise of the Underminer: of the Underminer is a video game and sequel to the animated film The Incredibles. It features Mr. Incredible and Frozone fighting The Underminer's legion

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'Undermine' example sentence in quotations


* The echo began in some indescribable way to undermine her hold on life. Coming at a moment when she chanced to be fatigued, it had managed to murmur, 'Pathos, piety, courage -- they exist, but are identical, and so is filth. Everything exists, nothing has value.' - Richard


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  • Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise
    Title: Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise Category: Health News Created: 3/4/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/5/2015 12:00:00 AM Read more on this news related to 'Undermine'
  • Iran's Zarif says Netanyahu trying to undermine nuclear talks
    Iran's foreign minister has accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of trying to undermine Iran's negotiations towards a nuclear deal with world powers in order to distract from the Palestinian question. Netanyahu is due to speak against a potential nuclear deal between Iran and the United States before U.S. Congress on Tuesday. His planned appea Read more on this news related to 'Undermine'
  • Northern divisions undermine peace hopes in Mali
    Divided into rival armed factions, plagued by drug trafficking and at the mercy of jihadism, northern Mali will only find peace through reconciliation among its warring tribes, experts say. The west African nation's vast desert north is riven by ethnic rivalries, a Tuareg rebellion and an Islamist insurgency and has struggled for stability and peace since a mi Read more on this news related to 'Undermine'

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