Part of speech:
tending to diminish or disparage
Mildly disparaging or uncomplimentary, especially of oneself.
Conveying or constituting a slight; belittling:
To lessen the price or value of:
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 disparage; belittle.
To regret; bemoan.
To speak slightingly of; show disrespect for; belittle
To discount is defined as to mark down the price of something, or to disregard a suggestion or idea because it is unlikely to be true.
To reduce the value, importance, or quality of something. Often used with from :
To depreciate (currency, for example) by official proclamation or by rumor.
To slow down or otherwise reduce the success of (a chemical process or pathway):
To acknowledge (receipt of payment) by signing a bill, draft, or other instrument.
To show fondness, regard, or respect for by giving a gift or performing a favor.
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
The definition of approve is to say you like something or you are alright with it happening.
Censure is defined as to criticize or judge in a harsh manner.
To bestow; to confer.
Find another word for deprecating. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for deprecating, like: belittling, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, slighting, depreciating, underrating, downgrading, disapproving and derogating.