Definition of depreciative in US English:

depreciative

adjective

  • 1Causing gradual diminishment in value.

    ‘a depreciative effect on the currency’
  • 2Expressing a critical or disparaging opinion.

    ‘a depreciative view of the ministry’

Pronunciation

depreciative

/dəˈprēSH(ē)ədiv//dəˈpriʃ(i)ədɪv/