Synonyms for Disrepute:
n.slander, smear, character assassination, under a cloud, loss of face, injury, smear campaign. •dishonor (noun)
disgrace, disfavor, infamy.
•dishonor, shame (noun)
ill repute, disesteem, disfavor, notoriety, opprobrium, disgrace, smear, odium, infamy, obloquy, discredit, ignominy.
dishonor, notoriety, discredit, shamefulness, sordidness, disesteem, scandalousness.
ignominy, loss of face.
bad name, bad odor, ill repute, disgrace. odium, opprobrium. humiliation. obloquy, shame. •disgrace
•Other relevant words:
infamy, opprobrium, shame, odium, humiliation, obloquy, smear, disgrace, slander, bad name, injury, bad odor, disfavor, ignominy, loss of face, discredit.
Usage examples for disrepute
The free use of trivial proverbs got them into disrepute and as the abuse of a thing raises a just opposition to its practice, a slender wit affecting " a cross humour," published a little volume of " Crossing of Proverbs, Cross- answers, and Cross- humours." – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Isaac Disraeli