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  Words related to derogation

Related / Similar Words: disparagement, depreciation

 

Definition:
  • (law) the partial taking away of the effectiveness of a law; a partial repeal or abolition of a law; "any derogation of the common law is to be strictly construed";
  • a communication that belittles somebody or something;

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    Hyponyms: denigration, belittling, aspersion, slur, detraction, petty criticism, sour grapes, condescension, disdain, patronage, defamation, calumny, obloquy, traducement, hatchet job

     

    Derivational Morphology: minimize, belittle, denigrate, derogate, deprecate, depreciate, disparage, pick at

     

    Anagrams: Trogonidae

     

     
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