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pejorative

(pĭ-jawr′ă-tĭv) (pē″jă-rā′tĭv) [L. pejor, worse]
1. Tending to become or make worse.
2. Disparaging or belittling.
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Kaparo has remained silent and making faint noises on the derogatory audio against the Kamba community,' Wetang'ula said.
She also asked the court that a direction be issued to PEMRA for issuance of notifications to all the news channels that hate speeches and derogatory remarks against the institutions of the country may not be on aired or broadcast, in the larger interest of the nation and sovereignty of the country.
However, talking to media the PTI member Sindh Assembly Khurram Sherzaman criticized the PPP and said that PPP's real face has been disclosed today as PPP could not submit any resolution against a person, pointing out former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, for his derogatory remarks against the Supreme Court which had disqualified him.
Anyone that is not comfortable with handling derogatory labels is unfit for politics.
USA], Jan 15 ( ANI ): United States President Donald Trump said he was "not a racist" and categorically denied having made a derogatory remark against African, Haitian and El Salvadorian immigrants.
ISLAMABAD -- Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Media Affairs Dr Musadiq Malik on Saturday said indecent and derogatory language was being used in Pakistan politics some years ago which was not a good sign for up-coming generations.
Mawiyag and Abdulcahar Racman Maute but they were immediately released after determining that they have no derogatory record.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Wednesday requested the Supreme Court to take judicial notice of the derogatory campaign 'orchestrated and choreographed' by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar against the Supreme Court and the Joint Investigation Team (JIT).
After Dayashankar had sparked an outrage by his derogatory comments against the BSP supremo, the party had on Thursday held a huge protest in Hazratbal and raised slogans against the BJP's now expelled leader's family.
A MAN has been convicted of a malicious communication charge after he posted vile and derogatory comments about another man online.
The loved up Aussie - who met'Toyboy' derogatory to both I would to nuke word 27-year-old Josh when they filmed US series Galavant together in September - says she "wouldn't like to say" if he's The One, but adds: "He's so lovely and interesting.
Unhappy with this forced change, the boys scheme to convince the other students to vote for one of two new options, each an intentionally derogatory term frequently used in the American vernacular when mocking or demeaning an individual.