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synonyms for depreciatory

  • belittling
  • critical
  • deprecating
  • deprecative
  • deprecatory
  • depreciative
  • derogative
  • derogatory
  • detractive
  • disapproving
  • slighting
  • uncomplimentary
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How to use depreciatory in a sentence

But recent discoveries have brought to light many important examples which completely disprove his depreciatory estimate.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
But against any such depreciatory remarks we have to set Chopin's high opinion of Zywny's teaching capability.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
We have studiously avoided portraying fashionable life according to the vulgar notions, whether depreciatory or panegyrical.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
Nay, she would not listen to a depreciatory word on him from her cousin Henrietta Kirby-Levellier.
THE AMAZING MARRIAGE, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
And depreciatory remarks are slightingly introduced concerning the work at other agencies.
HESPEROTHEN; NOTES FROM THE WEST, VOL. II (OF 2)W. H. RUSSELL
It was not only the soldiers who took this depreciatory view of France.
THE MARNEEDITH WHARTON
Romola did not make this self-depreciatory statement in a tone of anxious humility, but with a proud gravity.
ROMOLAGEORGE ELIOT
Bad does not acquire its unqualified depreciatory meaning till much later.
FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHEGEORG BRANDES
Different Danish authors had recently written about the town, and in as depreciatory a strain as they could.
RECOLLECTIONS OF MY CHILDHOOD AND YOUTHGEORGE BRANDES
These grown-up boys of ours are shy and self-depreciatory in love, and they run like deer when they think they are not wanted.
'OH, WELL, YOU KNOW HOW WOMEN ARE!' AND 'ISN'T THAT JUST LIKE A MAN!'IRVIN SHREWSBURY COBB
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WORDS RELATED TO DEPRECIATORY

  • belittling
  • critical
  • deprecating
  • deprecatory
  • depreciative
  • depreciatory
  • derogative
  • derogatory
  • detractive
  • disapproving
  • slighting
  • uncomplimentary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.