Is putting on a little dog-and-pony show every now and then detracting from the feminist cause?
What is clear is that this trend is detracting from our system of government.
He storms and rages at his detracting pupils; but ends with roars of laughter at their impudence.
Send to table without adding or detracting from their flavour.
The river, in full freshet, was very muddy-looking, detracting much from the beauty of the rapids.
There is as a vice in praising, and as frequent, as in detracting.
This is not detracting from the French success, which was complete and masterful.
There was one detracting element which certainly impaired its charm, the "Quid amarum," amidst all its excellence.
It adds to the color of Mr. Kingsley's pages, while detracting from his authority, that he is always and inevitably a partisan.
Any attempt to free thee from the scorn of the rabble would result in detracting from thy singular and peculiar praise.