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Definition of "belittlement" [belittlement]

  • An act of belittling (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "belittlement" in a sentence
  • ""Harken, Bauheen, to what I shall deliver to you, and never after­wards let a word pass your lips in belittlement of Patrick.""
  • "Many of her normal responsibilities had been taken away from her as a result of her pregnancy, and her colleagues' once respectful treatment had shifted to subtle and not-so-subtle belittlement."
  • "He simply describes the scene of sitting with his brothers in their truck and watching the cruel belittlement play out."