Definition of 'pejorative'
Example sentences containing 'pejorative'
The discrimination is being drawn on grounds which are racially discriminatory in a pejorative sense.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Exploring language (6th edn) (1995) The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)
In most businesses exploitation is a pejorative term.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
As the industry's reputation has sunk, he argues it has become a pejorative term that implies that all six companies are the same.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Definition of pejorative from the Collins English Dictionary