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  1. undermining(Noun)

    The act or process by which something is undermined.

Freebase

  1. Undermining

    Undermining is a chess tactic in which a defensive piece is captured, leaving one of the opponent's pieces undefended or underdefended. The opponent has the unpalatable choice between recapturing or saving the undefended piece. A possible response is to sacrifice the piece whose defence is being undermined before capturing the piece which just took the defender.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undermining in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undermining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ira Mehlman:

    Certainly the states have become catalysts for undermining U.S. immigration law.

  2. Philip Roth:

    Undermining experience, embellishing experience, rearranging and enlarging experience into a species of mythology.

  3. The House:

    These reductions to the caps could result in, among other things, undermining critical protections for families from abusive and predatory financial products.

  4. Drew Kerr:

    By ignoring huge swaths of lynx habitat, the Service is undermining the benefits of protecting individual lynx wherever they are found in the Lower 48, To recover in the American West, lynx need habitat protections throughout their range.

  5. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    I demand these ministers stop their undermining, stop the attacks, i demand that they close ranks behind the proper policy for leading the nation - for its security, economy and lowering the cost of living, in every aspect. If they agree to do so, we can continue to work together. If they refuse, we will draw conclusions, and go to the voter.

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