Disparage in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Disparage

To match unequally; to degrade or dishonor. (Can we add an example for this sense?) | To dishonor by a comparison with what is inferior; to lower in rank or estimation by actions or words; to speak slightingly of; to depreciate; to undervalue. | To ridicule, mock, discredit. (Can we add an example for this sense?)

Short Example Sentence for Disparage

  • 1. I do not disparage it. 🔊
  • 2. It will not do to disparage the work of the ancients. 🔊
  • 3. Yet who can disparage her April ritual? 🔊
  • 4. Let us be indulgent to the evacuator nor disparage his eccentric wardrobe. 🔊
  • 5. The thin supremacy of shadows at dusk disparage the traveller here. 🔊
  • 6. Of course one must not unjustly disparage the military school. 🔊
  • 7. Mr. Webster and Mr. Peacock were understood to disparage the design. 🔊

How to use Disparage in Sentence?

  • 1. It is far from being intended here to disparage the offering or decry its acceptance. 🔊
  • 2. It seemed very much as though he had, and that he had endeavoured to disparage me in her eyes. 🔊
  • 3. It is easy to disparage any people, especially if they speak a different language from your own. 🔊
  • 4. And generally we are little disposed pedantically to disparage towns as funds of a good soldiery. 🔊
  • 5. In writing thus I do not necessarily disparage the practices of that generation. 🔊
  • 6. One doesn't disparage other cities and other countries when he claims that his own is the best. 🔊
  • 7. She did not know that she disparaged her husband so, and she did not know why she should disparage him to such a degree. 🔊
  • 8. Some views about patriotism which thus disparage it seem to be based upon a biological conception of it. 🔊
  • 9. No man should ever disparage himself for the man that disparageth himself never earneth high prosperity. 🔊
  • 10. Impressionistic critics of the drama attempt to disparage a comedian by calling him a "mere clown. 🔊
  • 11. She forgot to disparage the old country during the long drive from the county town; and that was notable. 🔊
  • 12. Least of all will he desire to contemplate the vices of men and disparage men, or to delight in a false show of liberty. 🔊
  • 13. One extremely bad tone or octave may disparage your reputation, when in reality your work merits commendation. 🔊
  • 14. The enumeration in the constitution of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. 🔊
  • 15. The enumeration in the Constitution of certain rights shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. 🔊
  • 16. It does not ignore the good in existing systems, disparage reasonable hygiene, or deny the place of certain departments of surgery. 🔊
  • 17. I compare that of the south because I am familiar with it, and one can with better manners disparage his own section than another. 🔊
  • 18. Scatter the rosemary leaves o'er thy way; Let not destruction disparage its flowers. 🔊
  • 19. The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. 🔊
  • 20. The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. 🔊
  • 21. But I would not disparage the labors of Bacon in pointing out the method which leads to scientific discoveries. 🔊
  • 22. Do not therefore disparage my plan for the employment of women in diplomacy by any ungenerous comparisons with the elderly ladies at present engaged in it. 🔊
  • 23. One of the professors disliked and was inclined to disparage Davis while he was a cadet at West Point. 🔊
  • 24. I would not disparage the educative effect of the belief in a future life even when expressed in the crude and inadequate metaphor of reward and punishment. 🔊
  • 25. They must make clear the virtue and the individuality of our own national life, but in doing this they must not disparage the foreign and give rise to prejudice and antagonism. 🔊
  • 26. Socrates, again, thinking that the only knowledge of supreme value is ethical knowledge, had exhibited a tendency to disparage other kinds of knowledge. 🔊
  • 27. I also quoted largely to show that earnest efforts are in progress to exalt Calvinism, and disparage Arminianism and Arminians. 🔊
  • 28. Subsequently every opportunity is made use of to disparage the new arrival, and even attempts to do him bodily harm, direct attacks, are not unheard of. 🔊