Definition of 'disparage'
Example sentences containing 'disparage'
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As a pair of cyber geeks, we're used to stunning women being disparaging about us. The Sun (2016)The first time we met he was saying disparaging things about writers and how lazy they were. The Other Side of MeHe was often as disparaging about the results as he was in his restaurant column. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is equally disparaging about the England selection process. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has an edge and has to restrain himself from being nasty, sarcastic and disparaging about people. The Sun (2016)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)
Trends of 'disparage'
Used Occasionally. disparage is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'disparage'
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.
Definition of disparage from the Collins English Dictionary
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