Dictionary Results for belittling

1. belittling - noun

· a belittling comment

Synonym(s): denigration

Hypernym(s): disparagement, depreciation, derogation

2. belittling - noun

· the act of belittling

Hypernym(s): disparagement, dispraise

3. belittle - verb

· cause to seem less serious; play down; "Don't belittle his influence"

Synonym(s): minimize, denigrate, derogate

Hypernym(s): disparage, belittle, pick_at

4. belittle - verb

· express a negative opinion of; "She disparaged her student's efforts"

Synonym(s): disparage, pick_at

Hypernym(s): knock, criticize, criticise, pick_apart

5. belittle - verb

· lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of; "don't belittle your colleagues"

Synonym(s): diminish

Hypernym(s): decrease, lessen, minify

6. belittling - adjective

· tending to diminish or disparage; "belittling comments"; "managed a deprecating smile at the compliment"; "deprecatory remarks about the book"; "a slighting remark"

Synonym(s): deprecating, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, slighting

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