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belittle
used in Babbitt

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to make someone or something seem less important
  • This morning he was darkly prepared to find something wrong, and he felt belittled when the mixture exploded sweet and strong, and the car didn't even brush the door-jamb, gouged and splintery with many bruisings by fenders, as he backed out of the garage.
    Chapter 3 (3% in)

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