Example sentences for: disparaging

How can you use “disparaging” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In Cornwall the word emmet is used with exactly the same meaning and is likewise labelled mildly disparaging by the OED , which gives two citations, both of which include grockle , from 1975 and 1984.

  • The law clearly specifies, though, that a trademark cannot be immoral, deceptive, scandalous, or disparaging.

  • Some sources suggest that Dole's redoubled efforts are "penance" for disparaging comments he had made about the campaign.

  • He defends privacy without disparaging the gains of the past 30 years.

  • Mr Rivers has emphasized to me that the word was not then used in a disparaging way, but more as a kind of professional in-joke, with about the same force as the now universal punter client, customer, part of the verbal comaraderie of a lively band of young workers.


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