Sentence Examples

  • Using pejorative words to describe young people makes them feel less important.
  • Some medical terms were clearly pejorative and have since been abandoned.
  • The pejorative overtones of the lecture made the students feel terrible.
  • The pejorative term "wasteland" is proposed to be replaced by the term "urban commons."
  • A pejorative sense is exactly what brought the word back into use in the mid-nineteenth century.