In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to discreditlas luchas internas han desprestigiado al partido — internal disputes have discredited the party / damaged the party's prestige
1(producto/persona/empresa) to lose prestigela compañía se desprestigió con ese producto — that product gave the company a bad name / damaged the company's prestige
- se ha desprestigiado como abogado — his reputation / prestige / good name as a lawyer has been damaged / has suffered
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