French translation of 'disparage'
(= denigrate) dénigrer ⧫ décrier
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Example Sentences Including 'disparage'
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The first time we met he was saying disparaging things about writers and how lazy they were.The Other Side of Me (2006 (2005))
He was often as disparaging about the results as he was in his restaurant column.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
As a pair of cyber geeks, we're used to stunning women being disparaging about us.The Sun (2016)
He has an edge and has to restrain himself from being nasty, sarcastic and disparaging about people.The Sun (2016)
He is equally disparaging about the England selection process.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It's far easier to find examples of Labour politicians saying disparaging things about him.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He makes no disparaging comments about religion (of the kind that are sadly too common in the writings of other contemporary scientific storytellers).Christianity Today (2000)
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Used Occasionally. disparage is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: disparage VERB
If you disparage someone or something, you speak about them in a way which shows that you do not have a good opinion of them.
...his tendency to disparage literature.
Translation of disparage from the Collins English to French Dictionary