Definition of disparaging
- a disparaging term/word
- … disparaging comments from ordinarily sane and sympathetic critics …
- —Isaiah Berlin
- Legally, I also can't say anything about the company that could be construed as disparaging.
- —Chuck Klosterman
- a term often used disparagingly
- People in my field … have a tendency to take lightly and often disparagingly the efforts of workers in the so-called social sciences.
- —Lewis Thomas