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derogation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of derogation

  1. the act of making a person or a thing seem little or unimportant those remarks were not intended as a derogation of popular music Synonyms of derogation belittlement, denigration, deprecation, depreciation, detraction, diminishment, disparagement, put-downWords Related to derogation aspersion, backbiting, calumny, defamation, libel, slander, vilification; derision, mockery, ridicule; abuse, invective, vituperation; censure, condemnation, criticism, denouncement, denunciation; de-emphasis, minimization, soft-pedalingNear Antonyms of derogation acclaim, praise; approbation, approval, blessing, commendation; hype, pufferyAntonyms of derogation aggrandizement, ennoblement, exaltation, glorification, magnification


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