French translation of 'deprecating'
- (= apologetic)
a deprecating smile
un sourire d'excuse
- (= disapproving)
Example Sentences Including 'deprecating'
She makes a deprecating face at Lucy, who doesn't smile back.SEA MUSIC (2003)
Todd always pictured him like that - shoulders shrugged, hands upturned, that tiny deprecating smile on his face.Final Resort
And what she'd said was too near the knuckle of truth for Kemp to do other than shrug his shoulders and make deprecating noises.A Worm of Doubt
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Translation of deprecating from the Collins English to French Dictionary