To find fault with:
To lessen in price or estimated value; to lower the worth of; to represent as of little value or claim to esteem; to undervalue.
To criticize (something) harshly:
To discredit is defined as to cast doubt on the truth of something or someone, or to damage a person's reputation.
Censure is defined as to criticize or judge in a harsh manner.
(Rare) To sprinkle water on, as in baptizing
The definition of belittle means to speak about someone or something in a way to make it seem less important.
To force (someone) to experience, endure, or do something:
(Geol.) To lower (a land surface) by erosion
To depreciate; belittle
To disparage; belittle.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
To disapprove is defined as to disagree with or be against something, or to express the fact that you are against something instead of in favor of it.
To become less; decrease:
To reduce in standing or respect.
Slur is defined as to speak unclearly, to speak quickly, or to not pronounce words distinctly.
To have too little regard or esteem for.
To denigrate is to belittle or attack someone's reputation.
Detract is defined as to take away from or reduce.
To represent as having the least degree of importance, value, or size:
To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
To disapprove of strongly; condemn
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
To give praise to; glorify.
To present something to (a person) as an act of politeness or respect
To commend highly; praise:
To lend money upon, deducting the discount or allowance for interest; as, the banks discount notes and bills of exchange.
To demote to a less skilled job at lower pay
To think, represent, or speak of as small or unimportant
(Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
Find another word for decry. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for decry, like: slight, criticize, depreciate, excoriate, discredit, denounce, censure, asperse, belittle, blame and condemn.