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Synonyms for denigrationden·i·gra·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. denigration, belittlingnoun

    a belittling comment

    Synonyms:
    slander, belittling, calumny, aspersion, defamation, deprecation

  2. aspersion, calumny, slander, defamation, denigrationnoun

    an abusive attack on a person's character or good name

    Synonyms:
    hatchet job, calumniation, calumny, sprinkling, traducement, obloquy, defamation, belittling, deprecation, aspersion, slur, slander

  3. deprecation, denigrationnoun

    the act of expressing disapproval (especially of yourself)

    Synonyms:
    slander, belittling, calumny, aspersion, defamation, deprecation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "denigration":

    vilification, defamation, disparagement, slander, libel

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How to use denigration in a sentence?

  1. Los Angeles:

    Washington isn't even talking, and they are certainly not listening, they are tweeting and trumpeting disinformation, discrimination, denigration and division. They are trying to pit us against each other instead of bring us together.

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