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decry

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  • verbcriticize, blame
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Synonyms for decry

verb criticize, blame
  • belittle
  • condemn
  • denounce
  • minimize
  • abuse
  • asperse
  • calumniate
  • censure
  • defame
  • depreciate
  • derogate
  • detract
  • devalue
  • diminish
  • discount
  • discredit
  • disgrace
  • disparage
  • downgrade
  • hit
  • knock
  • lower
  • malign
  • pan
  • rap
  • reprehend
  • reprobate
  • slam
  • traduce
  • underestimate
  • underrate
  • undervalue
  • vilify
  • bad-mouth
  • cry down
  • do a number on
  • dump on
  • mark down
  • opprobriate
  • poor-mouth
  • put down
  • rail against
  • run down
  • take away
  • take swipe at
  • throw stones at
  • write off

Antonyms for decry

  • approve
  • praise
  • commend
  • compliment
  • esteem
  • exaggerate
  • exalt
  • flatter
  • honor
  • increase
  • laud
  • overestimate
  • overrate
  • overvalue
  • raise
  • respect
  • sanction
  • applaud
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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abuse

verb. attack with words
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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