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undermine
British English: /ʌndəˈmʌɪn/
American English: /ˌəndərˈmaɪn/

Translation of undermine in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (Engineering)
    (cliff, foundations, road)
  • 2 [figurative] (shake, subvert)
    (authority, efforts, foundations)
    (confidence, organization, position, value)
    stop undermining me!
    arrête de saper ce que je fais!

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