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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of lessening the authority, dignity, or reputation of.

Usage examples (35)
  • She ignored the belittlement of the "hen party" remark.
  • Okay, belittlement aside, I can see the Representative's point.
  • The constant belittlement over using a 'toy' over a real computer.
  • Yeah, telling someone to "simmer down" can be a form of belittlement. for more
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