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  • verbminimize
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Synonyms for downplay

verb minimize
  • lessen
  • play down
  • soften
  • devalue
  • whitewash
  • attach little importance to
  • deemphasize
  • give little weight to
  • make light of
  • think nothing of

More words related to downplay

belittle

verb. detract

belittled

verb. detract

belittles

verb. detract

belittling

verb. detract

extenuate

verb. lessen, mitigate

humiliate

verb. embarrass, put down
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