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, nounnon·der·o·ga·tion, nounun·der·o·gat·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for derogate
To call Herbert Hoover "English" as a cheap form of derogation, is to reveal a surprising paucity of invention in criticism.Herbert Hoover|Vernon Kellogg
Horsley can see no derogation to Christianity in the resemblance of this theory to that of the Christian Trinity.The English Church in the Eighteenth Century|Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
It is no derogation to rank to elevate beauty adorned with virtue.Wit and Wisdom of Don Quixote|Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Diuerse writings were found there also, in derogation of such honor as then was thought due our ladie.Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (3 of 6): England (2 of 9)|Raphael Holinshed
No polite lie, no derogation of self or of what had been done.Where the Trail Divides|Will Lillibridge