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Synonyms for undermine
ˌʌn dərˈmaɪn or, esp. for 1,2,4 , ˈʌn dərˌmaɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sabotage, undermine, countermine, counteract, subvert, weaken(verb)

    destroy property or hinder normal operations

    "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"

    Synonyms:
    countermine, countervail, bring down, vitiate, counterbalance, deprave, debauch, cave, soften, misdirect, overturn, demoralize, counteract, subvert, sabotage, debase, profane, weaken, corrupt, damp, pervert, neutralize, demoralise, countercheck, antagonise, de-escalate, step down, dampen, overthrow, antagonize, break

  2. cave, undermine(verb)

    hollow out as if making a cave or opening

    "The river was caving the banks"

    Synonyms:
    subvert, cave, spelunk, countermine, sabotage, weaken, counteract

Wiktionary

  1. undermine(verb)

    Antonyms:
    undergird

  2. undermine(verb)

    Antonyms:
    undergird

  3. undermine(verb)

    To weaken or work against; to hinder, sabotage.

    Antonyms:
    undergird

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. undermine

    Synonyms:
    sap, subvert, counteract, baffle, thwart

    Antonyms:
    prop, support, countenance, promote, aid, corroborate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. undermine(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    sap, mine

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