What does disparage mean?

Definitions for disparagedɪˈspær ɪdʒ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word disparage.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disparage, belittle, pick at(verb)

    express a negative opinion of

    "She disparaged her student's efforts"

Wiktionary

  1. disparage(Noun)

    Inequality in marriage; marriage with an inferior.

  2. disparage(Verb)

    To match unequally; to degrade or dishonor.

  3. disparage(Verb)

    To dishonor by a comparison with what is inferior; to lower in rank or estimation by actions or words; to speak slightingly of; to depreciate; to undervalue.

  4. disparage(Verb)

    To ridicule, mock, discredit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disparage(verb)

    to match unequally; to degrade or dishonor by an unequal marriage

  2. Disparage(verb)

    to dishonor by a comparison with what is inferior; to lower in rank or estimation by actions or words; to speak slightingly of; to depreciate; to undervalue

  3. Disparage(noun)

    inequality in marriage; marriage with an inferior

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disparage

    dis-par′āj, v.t. to dishonour by comparison with what is inferior: to lower in rank or estimation: to talk slightingly of.—ns. Dispar′agement; Dispar′ager.—adv. Dispar′agingly. [O. Fr. desparagerdes (—L. dis), neg., and Low L. paragium, equality of birth—L. par, equal.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disparage in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disparage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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