A pejorative is a word or grammatical form expressing a negative connotation or
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Derogatory definition, tending to lessen the merit or reputation of a person or
thing; disparaging; depreciatory: a derogatory remark. See more.
expressing a low opinion of someone or something : showing a lack of respect for
someone or something. Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary.
Derogatory means about the same as insulting. Derogatory language is meant to
hurt, and it usually does. If you feel offended or insulted by what someone says, ...
'she tells me I'm fat and is always making derogatory remarks'. More example
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derogatory (comparative more derogatory, superlative most derogatory). (
usually ... term”, equivalent to less common pejorative, and in “derogatory
de·rog·a·to·ry adj. 1. Disparaging; belittling: a derogatory comment. 2. Tending to
detract or diminish. de·rog′a·to′ri·ly adv. de·rog′a·to′ri·ness n. American ...
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TO WORD LIST. adjective. The definition of derogatory is making something or ...
derogatory definition, meaning, what is derogatory: showing strong disapproval
and not showing respect: . Learn more.