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deprecate

deprecate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word deprecate

Definition
(verb) express strong disapproval of; deplore
Definition
(verb) belittle
Synonyms : depreciate , vilipend
Example Sentence
  • The teacher should not deprecate his student's efforts

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for deprecate

You can think of it as the opposite of appreciate (as in devalue against value). So lack of appreciation;ie,humiliation or belittling.
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by soorajram

deprecate(relate this to depreciate)...and doller started depreciating ..textiles and software companies protested against it.
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by preetisoni2411

Adding an "i" behind "c" of the word Deprecate, we have Depreciate which has the same meaning as Deprecate.
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by kguide

de-prec-ate = remove the preciousness of something , thus disapprove or belittle it.
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by shalnew

(just remember PREvious to CAT) deprecate means PROTEST AGAINST CAT exam PREviously.
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by nishant19

Java 1.2's warning as methods are deprecated.. they are saying we are not approving it usage anymore
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by swap.kamble

depreciate the cake amt, shopkeeper express disapproval
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by sansecretcp

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