Synonyms and Antonyms of playing down
- out of sheer envy, she would always play down her sister's accomplishments
bad-mouthing, belittling, crying down, decrying, denigrating, deprecating, depreciating, derogating, diminishing, discounting, dismissing, disparaging, dissing [slang], kissing off, minimizing, poor-mouthing, putting down, running down, talking down, trashing, trash-talking, vilipending, writing off
- if you play down your part in the project, you won't get the credit you deserve
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