Definition of derogatory adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    derogatory

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//dəˈrɑɡəˌtɔri//
     
     
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  1. 1showing a critical attitude toward someone synonym insulting
  2. 2 derogatory remarks/comments
  3. 3(formal) She indicated by her tone that this was only her private opinion and in no way derogatory of Colonel Ferguson.
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