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deprecate
used in The Lords of Discipline

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to diminish or treat something as unimportant or of low quality; or to express disapproval
  • He was admired for his humility, hisself-deprecating humor, and a certain quality of gentle detachment rarely prized in the barracks.
    Chapter 3.28 (39% in)

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