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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Expressive of low opinion.

Usage examples (34)
  • Perth coach Dave Mitchell confirmed van Egmond had called Trinidad a name that was "derogative", although he refused to elaborate further.
  • "derogative", although he refused to elaborate further.
  • Many Christians use "atheists" in a similarly derogative vein.
  • French Expression: filfille à sa maman = (derogative) mommy's little girl for more
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