As Sitch finagled his way through the scenario, his narration was loathsome, derogatory… and brilliant.
Some of his grandchildren have referred to her as a kwerekere—a derogatory term for a foreigner.
Peters did not correct the rookie and later “admitted to making several antagonistic and derogatory comments to the prisoner.”
When people use “gay” in a derogatory way, says Cho, sometimes, people “are not even conscious that they are being derogatory.”
Of course Lance Bass, his intent would never be to be derogatory.
And since Philippina never spoke of Daniel in any but a derogatory and spiteful tone, Dorothea felt perfectly safe on that ground.
She used the caste rating as though it was not quite a derogatory term.
Detract′ive, Detrac′tious, Detract′ory, tending to detract: derogatory.
They warmly shook hands, as Roger did not consider it derogatory.
The argument founded on the derogatory word "person" need not detain us.