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Definition of disservice noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

disservice

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//dɪsˈsɜːvɪs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈsɜːrvɪs//
 
; BrE BrE//dɪˈsɜːvɪs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɜːrvɪs//
 
[singular]
 
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Idioms
do somebody a disservice
 
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to do something that harms somebody and the opinion that other people have of them The minister’s comments do teachers a great disservice.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: disservice