Definition of Slighting in English :

Define Slighting in English

Slighting meaning in English

Meaning of Slighting in English

Pronunciation of Slighting in English

Slighting pronunciation in English

Pronounce Slighting in English


see synonyms of slighting


1. belittling, deprecating, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, slighting

tending to diminish or disparage

Example Sentences:
'belittling comments'
'managed a deprecating smile at the compliment'
'deprecatory remarks about the book'
'a slighting remark'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of slighting
characteristic of a slight; disparaging; disdainful
in a slighting manner

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see synonyms of slighting
constituting a slight; disdainful; disparaging
a slighting remark

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see synonyms of slighting
Conveying or constituting a slight; belittling: a slighting look.

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