Thesaurus > Related Words: downplay

  Words related to downplay

Related / Similar Words: background, play down, understate, minimize, minimise

 

Definition:
  • understate the importance or quality of; "he played down his royal ancestry";
  • represent as less significant or important;

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    Hyponyms: wave off, soft-pedal, trivialize, trivialise

     

    Derivational Morphology: background, minimization, minimisation, minimum, lower limit, understatement

     

     
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