Synonyms of derogatory in English:

derogatory


See definition of derogatory

adjective

1‘a derogatory remark’

SYNONYMS

disparaging, denigratory, belittling, diminishing, slighting, deprecatory, depreciatory, depreciative, detracting, deflating

disrespectful, demeaning, discrediting, dishonouring

critical, pejorative, negative, unfavourable, disapproving, uncomplimentary, unflattering, insulting

offensive, personal, abusive, vituperative, rude, spiteful, nasty, mean

hurtful, damaging, injurious

defamatory, slanderous, libellous, scurrilous, calumnious, calumniatory, vilifying, traducing

informal mud-slinging, bitchy, catty

archaic contumelious

ANTONYMS

complimentary, flattering