how to pronounce demerit

dmɛɹɪt

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meanings of demerit

noun:

  1. That which one merits or deserves, either of good or ill; desert.
  2. A quality of being inadequate; a fault; a disadvantage.
  3. A mark given for bad conduct to a person attending an educational institution or serving in the army.

verb:

  1. To deserve.
  2. To depreciate or cry down.

words that rhyme with demerit

disinheritferretmeritinherit