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Example sentences from the Web for derogatory
The company’s latest big push is to address body shaming by imposing a ban on “unsolicited and derogatory comments made about someone’s appearance, body shape, size or health.”How Whitney Wolfe Herd Turned a Vision of a Better Internet Into a Billion-Dollar Brand|Charlotte Alter/Austin|March 19, 2021|Time
His initial script included a term in reference to people with dwarfism that is seen as derogatory.The one simple tell that reveals Fox News’s Seuss obsession for what it is|Philip Bump|March 4, 2021|Washington Post
Pantifa is a derogatory term for antifa, a far-left anti-fascist movement whose adherents sometimes engage in violent clashes with right-wing extremists.FBI report warned of ‘war’ at Capitol, contradicting claims there was no indication of looming violence|Devlin Barrett, Matt Zapotosky|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
The way that when they refused, they were yelled at, called derogatory names and left with unpaid bills.‘Take off your mask’: Boorish customers have found a way to make sexual harassment even more of a hazard|Monica Hesse|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
A recent study showed that as much as 9% of public Facebook posts related to Jewish Americans contained derogatory language.It’s 2020 and anti-Semitism is an electoral tactic again|Tate Ryan-Mosley|November 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Reid had written poems about three other professors, all of them critical and derogatory.
But ernai is an old term, not exactly derogatory but certainly lacking in regard, so Mei prefers to call herself a “girlfriend.”China’s Concubine Culture Lives On in Mistress Villages|Brendon Hong|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As for the piece itself, at the time, I thought it portrayed the band as real and it did so not in any sort of derogatory way.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band|Grover Lewis|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If a man gave that testimony, you would never see those kind of derogatory remarks.
After 11 years of service, his visa was just denied due to “derogatory information.”We Abandoned Them: Kirk Johnson’s Fight to Save Iraqis|John Kael Weston|September 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A mushir (marshal) would find it derogatory to his dignity to smoke out of a stem less than two yards in length.
It seemed to him particularly derogatory to have to appear before this Areopagus in person.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
But, then, Nold is himself a great admirer of Most; he would not say anything derogatory, unless fully convinced that it is true.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
In his haste he had said derogatory things about Robin in his heart, which was unreasonable.Mary Gray|Katharine Tynan
He said, however, that it was nothing that it would be in any way derogatory to her honor to grant him.Xerxes|Jacob Abbott