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 Dictionary entry overview: What does derogative mean? 

DEROGATIVE (adjective)
  The adjective DEROGATIVE has 1 sense:

1. expressive of low opinion

  Familiarity information: DEROGATIVE used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

DEROGATIVE (adjective)

Sense 1derogative [BACK TO TOP]


Expressive of low opinion


derogative; derogatory; disparaging

Context examples:

derogatory comments / disparaging remarks about the new house


uncomplimentary (tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage)

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