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dis- + commend.
discommend (third-person singular simple present discommends, present participle discommending, simple past and past participle discommended)
- (now rare) To show disapproval of something, find fault with.
- (now rare) To speak dissuasively of, to advise against.
- 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, New York 2001, p. 218:
- Savonarola discommends goat's flesh, and so doth Bruerinus [...], calling it a filthy beast, and rammish [...].