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derogatory
used in War and Peace

2 uses
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Definition
expressing disrespect or criticism
  • Besides, it seemed to him that the society of women was rather derogatory to his manhood.
    Book Four — 1806 (15% in)
  • Besides, unless His Majesty the Emperor derogates from the principle of our alliance....
    Book Two — 1805 (53% in)

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