Part of speech:
Characterized by improper or wrongful use:
Provoking derision; ridiculous
The definition of opprobrious is something that is disrespectful or that expresses shame or disgrace.
Expressing disapproval or criticism.
Tending to derogate; detractive.
Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
Disparaging or derogatory
Not complimentary; derogatory.
Tending or intending to belittle
tending to diminish or disparage
Thin means in a slender or narrow way.
To lose or cause to lose weight, as by dieting or exercise.
To pay little or no attention to; fail to heed; disregard:
With little weight and few burdens:
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To pay little or no attention to
To ignore or behave coldly toward; slight.
To regard or treat as unworthy or beneath one's dignity; specif., to refuse or reject with aloof contempt or scorn
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 reduce in value or price
To attack the character or reputation of; speak ill of; defame:
To depreciate (currency, for example) by official proclamation or by rumor.
To praise too much, untruly, or insincerely, as in order to win favor
Compliment means to give praise.
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
To abide by an agreement.
To regard with scorn; view or treat with contempt
To cause anxiety or uneasiness in:
To bestow; to confer.
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