verb (used without object), der·o·gat·ed, der·o·gat·ing.
verb (used with object), der·o·gat·ed, der·o·gat·ing.
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Origin of derogate
synonym study for derogate
OTHER WORDS FROM derogateder·o·ga·tion [der-uh-gey-shuhn], /ˌdɛr əˈgeɪ ʃən/, nounun·der·o·gat·ing, adjective
Words nearby derogate
Example sentences from the Web for derogate
The appearance of a god in animal form—even in a loathsome animal form—would not derogate from his essential godhead.The Science of Fairy Tales|Edwin Sidney Hartland
In England, beheading is the punishment of nobles; being reputed not to derogate from nobility, as hanging does.
And I trust it will not derogate from your opinion of my worth, that I have known what was due to your Grace's highness.Phineas Finn|Anthony Trollope
Again, what you giue to others, you derogate from your selfe.
Musteazem, however, shook his head, to indicate that he was not prepared to derogate so far from his dignity.The Boy Crusaders|John G. Edgar