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used in Murder On The Orient Express

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to diminish or treat something as unimportant or of low quality; or to express disapproval
  •   "And it was his murderer speaking!" finished M. Bouc impressively.
      Poirot raised a deprecating hand. "Let us not go too fast."
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 — Hercule Poirot Sits Back and Thinks (30% in)
deprecating = disapproving
  • The valet's tone was deprecating.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 — The Evidence of the Valet (59% in)

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