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deprecate
used in Brave New World

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Definition
to diminish or treat something as unimportant or of low quality; or to express disapproval
  • But Bernard would not be cheered; without answering, without even looking at Helmholtz, he went and sat down on the most uncomfortable chair in the room, carefully chosen in the obscure hope of somehow deprecating the wrath of the higher powers.
    p. 217.7

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