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debunk

verb [T] uk   /ˌdiːˈbʌŋk/ informal us  
to show that something is less important, less good, or less true than it has been made to appear: The writer's aim was to debunk the myth that had grown up around the actress.
Translations of “debunk”
in Chinese (Traditional) 駁斥, 揭穿,揭露…的真相…
in Chinese (Simplified) 驳斥, 揭穿,揭露…的真相…
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