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denigrate

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  • verbbelittle, malign
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Synonyms for denigrate

verb belittle, malign
  • besmirch
  • defame
  • disparage
  • impugn
  • slander
  • vilify
  • asperse
  • blacken
  • blister
  • calumniate
  • decry
  • knock
  • libel
  • revile
  • roast
  • scandalize
  • traduce
  • bad mouth
  • dis
  • give black eye
  • mudsling
  • put down
  • rip up
  • run down
  • tear down

Antonyms for denigrate

  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • praise
  • laud
  • boost
  • cherish
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More words related to denigrate

backbite

verb. defame
  • abuse
  • backstab
  • badmouth
  • calumniate
  • denigrate
  • gossip
  • lie
  • malign
  • scandalize
  • slander
  • spite
  • traduce
  • vilify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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