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Synonyms of derogatory in English:


  • a derogatory remark
    disrespectful, demeaning, discrediting, dishonouring;
    critical, pejorative, negative, unfavourable, disapproving, uncomplimentary, unflattering, insulting;
    offensive, personal, abusive, vituperative, rude, spiteful, nasty, mean;
    hurtful, damaging, injurious;
    archaic contumelious
    [Antonyms] complimentary, flattering
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    derogatory, offensive, insulting

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