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synonyms for disparagingly

  • adversely
  • critically
  • conflictingly
  • contrarily
  • opposingly
  • oppositely
  • unflatteringly
  • untowardly
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antonyms for disparagingly

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  • agreeably
  • approvingly
  • favorably
  • positively
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How to use disparagingly in a sentence

Kolfage claimed the retired union representative had made a disparaging comment against him and veterans in general.
VETERAN, WAR HERO, DEFENDANT, TROLLBY JEREMY SCHWARTZ AND PERLA TREVIZOSEPTEMBER 29, 2020PROPUBLICA
Some defendants reached a settlement with Kolfage that included an agreement to not publish anything about the other and to remove disparaging statements where possible.
VETERAN, WAR HERO, DEFENDANT, TROLLBY JEREMY SCHWARTZ AND PERLA TREVIZOSEPTEMBER 29, 2020PROPUBLICA
Gateshead has been disparagingly described as “a dirty lane leading to Newcastle;” but this was in the days that are no more.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
But I offer you my apologies for having spoken disparagingly of your cousin.
THE ADVENTURES OF A WIDOWEDGAR FAWCETT
He had never once dreamed that people might talk disparagingly about her in consequence.
PEMBROKEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
As may be supposed, no one after this ventured to call Ellis a milksop, or to speak disparagingly of him in any other way.
THE FERRYMAN OF BRILLWILLIAM H. G. KINGSTON
When I had finished, they praised my play, it is true, but spoke very disparagingly of what I had performed.
LOUIS SPOHR'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYLOUIS SPOHR
The Times spoke disparagingly of the new Company, and this probably prevented its acceptance by the financial world.
THE WEST INDIES AND THE SPANISH MAIN [1899]JAMES RODWAY
I do not wish to speak disparagingly, but in the nature of things there can not be another race of men as brave as those.
THE LIFE AND WORK OF SUSAN B. ANTHONY (VOLUME 2 OF 2)IDA HUSTED HARPER
"He is like that," he told Stella, and for the first time he spoke almost disparagingly of his hero.
THE LAMP IN THE DESERTETHEL M. DELL
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WORDS RELATED TO DISPARAGINGLY

  • adversely
  • conflictingly
  • contrarily
  • critically
  • disparagingly
  • opposingly
  • oppositely
  • unflatteringly
  • untowardly
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