Definition of "disparaging" []

  • To speak contemptuously of; belittle (verb)
  • To damage the reputation of (verb)
  • Insulting, ridiculing. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Present participle of disparage. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "disparaging" in a sentence
  • "So in disparaging motherhood you disparage women, full stop."
  • "Expenses necessary for the manufacturing of advanced batteriesThis is not an exercise in disparaging said projects, but just a reminder of where the arts stand in the priorities of our elected representatives."
  • "This disparaging is like burying our gold – all that is precious: our homes, our children, our environment, our soldiers – is that what we want for another 8 years?"