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disparage
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Oliver Twist
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  • This is by no means a disparagement to his character; for many official personages, who are held in high respect and admiration, are the victims of similar infirmities.
  • He had been poring over them for some time; and, as the day had been uncommonly sultry, and he had exerted himself a great deal, it is no disparagement to the authors, whoever they may have been, to say, that gradually and by slow degrees, he fell asleep.

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  • She has a reputation for disparaging the efforts of her co-workers.
  • The victors write the history and disparage their enemies.

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