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Definition 1: hollow out as if making a cave or opening - [verb of contact]

Samples where undermine or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The river was caving the banks

Synonyms for undermine in the sense of this definition

(undermine is a kind of ...) remove the interior of

"hollow out a tree trunk"

(... is a kind of undermine ) excavate the earth beneath

Samples where undermine or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war

Synonyms for undermine in the sense of this definition

(undermine is a kind of ...) refuse to go along with; refuse to follow; be disobedient

"He disobeyed his supervisor and was fired"

(... is a kind of undermine ) cause to run off the tracks

"they had planned to derail the trains that carried atomic waste"

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