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belittle

v. degrade

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abase

v. degrade

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disparage

v. belittle

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condescend

v. look down on

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reprimand

v. criticize

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condemn

v. criticize

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admonish

v. warn, reprimand

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censure

v. criticize

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denounce

v. criticize

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decry

v. belittle, criticize

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disdain

n. contempt (feeling with which a person regards anything considered mean/ vile/ worthless)
v. despise

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impugn

v. challenge

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patronize

v. belittle

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reproach

n. criticism
v. reprove

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pejorative

adj. derogatory (disparaging), negative

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rebuke

v. reprimand

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scoff

v. mock

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reprove

v. criticize

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abhor

v. hate

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cynical

adj. distrustful, pessimistic