Belittle and Deprecate

Belittle

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

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

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Deprecate verb – To express scornfully one's low opinion of.
Usage example: movie critics tried to outdo one another in deprecating the comedy as the stupidest movie of the year

Belittle is a synonym for deprecate in disparage topic. You can use "Belittle" instead a verb "Deprecate", if it concerns topics such as attack. popular alternative
Nearby Words: deprecation, deprecatory, deprecating
Synonyms for Deprecate
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