Belittle and Denigrate

Belittle

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Belittle verb – To express scornfully one's low opinion of.
Usage example: belittled the movie hunk's acting ability

Denigrate is a synonym for belittle in disparage topic. In some cases you can use "Denigrate" instead a verb "Belittle", when it comes to topics like attack, downplay, run down. popular alternative
Nearby Word: belittling
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Denigrate

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Denigrate verb – To express scornfully one's low opinion of.
Usage example: theater critics have been denigrating her acting ability for years

Belittle is a synonym for denigrate in disparage topic. You can use "Belittle" instead a verb "Denigrate", if it concerns topics such as attack, downplay. popular alternative
Nearby Words: denigration, denigrating
Synonyms for Denigrate
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