Belittle and Laud

Belittle

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

Laud is an antonym for belittle in topics: approve, praise, detract.
Nearby Word: belittling
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Laud

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Laud verb – To declare enthusiastic approval of.
Usage example: the critics have lauded the best-selling author's newest novel

Belittle is an antonym for laud.
Nearby Words: laudation, laudable, lauded, laudably, lauding
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