Synonyms & Antonyms : Denigrate





Denigrate



( Verb )


If you
denigrate a girl in this campus, it will be treated as a cognizant offence.

Synonyms:

Asperse

Belittle

Besmirch

Blacken

Calumniate

Decry

Defame

Disparage

Impugn

Malign

Revile

Slander

Vilify

Contextual Examples:

She felt
belittled by her husband’s arrogant behavior

He
decried her efforts as a waste of time.

The article is an attempt to
defame an honest man.

The government is regularly
reviled for running down the welfare state.

She was
vilified by the press for his unfashionable views.



Antonyms:

Acclaim

Admire

Approve

Cheer

Compliment

Eulogize

Extol

Honor

Laud

Praise

Take one’s hat off to

Contextual Examples:

It was
acclaimed as a great invention.

Aren’t you going to
admire my new hat?

The crowd
cheered loudly as the Pope appeared.

She is always
eulogizing her children’s achievements.

I must say I
take my hat off to him. I never thought he would get into the first team.




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