What is another word for

belittle

belittle as in cause to seem less serious
  • "play down"
  • "Don't belittle his influence"

Synonyms

  • minimizemake small or insignificant; represent as less significant or important ; cause to seem less serious
  • denigratecause to seem less serious; charge falsely or with malicious intent
  • derogatecause to seem less serious
belittle as in express a negative opinion of
  • "She disparaged her student's efforts"

Synonyms

  • disparageexpress a negative opinion of
  • pick atpluck or pull at with the fingers; eat like a bird; express a negative opinion of
belittle as in lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of
  • "don't belittle your colleagues"

Synonyms

  • diminishdecrease in size, extent, or range; lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of