Part of speech:
Diminishing in value.
To lower or remove the value of something.
To have too little regard or esteem for.
(Archaic) To belittle; minimize; disparage
To grow worse; degenerate:
To make false or malicious statements about (someone) in order to cause humiliation or disgrace.
To cause to be blurry or spread in unwanted places:
Shrink is defined as to become less, reduce or make smaller.
To ridicule is to make fun of someone.
To revile is to criticize in an abusive or hostile way, or to spread negative information about.
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
Minimize is defined as to reduce, decrease or lessen to the smallest possible amount.
To reduce in esteem or rank.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or minor interval) by a semitone.
(Rare) To lower in esteem; disparage
(Mathematics) To reduce (an equation) in a lower degree.
To denigrate is to belittle or attack someone's reputation.
To reduce to a lower grade; lower in rank
(Geology) To reduce in altitude or magnitude, as hills and mountains; to wear down.
To lower in public estimation; debase or degrade:
To cause to seem little or smaller than something else:
To lower in rank, prestige, or esteem.
Roast means to cook with little moisture, or over very hot heat.
(Ergative) To shut with sudden force so as to produce a shock and noise.
(Slang) To discuss something freely and at length.
To make even or level.
To make evil, harmful, and often untrue statements about (someone).
To cover over; to disguise; to conceal; to pass over lightly or with little notice.
To reduce the value, importance, or quality of something. Often used with from :
(Geol.) To develop a fault
Slander is to make false statements about someone, usually to hurt his reputation.
To attack or injure the reputation or honor of by false and malicious statements; malign, slander, or libel
To make maliciously or knowingly false statements about.
To adjudge something, often a building, to be illegal, unfit for public use, or a hazard to the public and order it to be destroyed.
To be a reason for disbelieving or distrusting; cast doubt on
(Intransitive) To decrease in value, amount, etc.
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 be grateful or thankful for.
(--- U.S. Navy) To assign a rate to
To increase in size, quantity, or worth:
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To rate, assess, or estimate too highly
To make attractive or acceptable:
To glorify, praise, or honor.
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.
To show fondness, regard, or respect for by giving a gift or performing a favor.
To become or cause to become less or smaller, as in number, amount, or intensity.
(Electronics) To decrease gradually in magnitude. Used of voltage or current.
The definition of humiliate is to hurt someone's pride or to cause someone to feel extremely embarrassed.
To lower in pride; make modest or humble in mind
To disrespect another; to put someone out of favor.
To express strong disapproval of or criticize severely, especially in an official capacity:
To bestow; to confer.
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