denigrative


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denigrative

(ˈdɛnɪˌɡreɪtɪv) or

denigratory

adj
formal tending to denigrate
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.denigrative - (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign
harmful - causing or capable of causing harm; "too much sun is harmful to the skin"; "harmful effects of smoking"
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So, the rejection of identity politics is the abnegation of a history that has allowed Whites and men to identity everyone else by set, denigrative terms, while also rejecting the process of self-appellation many have attempted to engage in for themselves.
He added: "It's pejorative, denigrative and demeaning.
Political parties in Egypt are weak, but one needs to understand the background of this before making denigrative comments on Egypt's political party system.