disparaging
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disparaging(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. desdeñoso
If your friends respond to your success with disparaging remarks, they're not your friends.Si tus amigos responden a tu éxito con comentarios desdeñosos, no son tus amigos.
b. menospreciativo
I want a positive conversation, so let's not use disparaging words.Quiero una conversación positiva, así que no digamos palabras menospreciativas.
c. despreciativo
You're not going to make friends if you have a disparaging attitude towards others.No vas a hacer amigos si tienes una actitud despreciativa hacia los demás.
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disparaging
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. desdeñoso(a), menospreciativo(a)
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disparaging [dɪsˈpærɪdʒɪŋ]
adjective
[+remark] despectivo
to be disparaging about sth/sb menospreciar algo/a algn
she was very disparaging about their achievements
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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