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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To degrade, to speak slightingly about.

Usage examples (38)
  • The disparaging remarks hurt her feelings.
  • How exactly did that guy "disparage" the military, by the way?
  • For NBC to say that they won't run ads that "disparage" the president is beyond sick, it's beyond un-American.
  • Allison Black correctly spelled "disparage" in the 10th round of the 83rd annual competition, according to the Birmingham News. for more
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