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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a belittling or uncomplimentary manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective : a derogatory remark
  • I use the term derogatorily
  • Come on Lefties where’s the outrage of treatment of non-Muslims who are called derogatorily Dhimmis in Islamic countries?
  • The Khoi and the San were derogatorily called Hottentots and for more
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