English to Xhosa Meaning :: derogatory

Derogatory :
ekhula
- ekhuladerogatorily
 

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Adjective(1) expressive of low opinion

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(1) They sang rebel songs and made the odd derogatory remark about the yeomen.(2) Elsewhere, this choice of discipline might have attracted derogatory remarks.(3) Almost every reference to them employs demeaning and derogatory stereotypes.(4) The people who made the derogatory remarks were a group whose tongues may have been loosened by drink.(5) And bear in mind I mean no disrespect and that the term used is definitely not derogatory in any way.(6) I would also ask her to listen carefully, and not to dismiss you with derogatory remarks.(7) Some time ago on this site I made some derogatory comments about birds.(8) Secondly, irritating, defamatory and derogatory comments left at this site by visitors will be deleted.(9) A nightclub boss has been suspended following an allegation over a racially derogatory remark.(10) He said that we could not refer to groups of people in derogatory terms.(11) I find the consistently derogatory comments about the people who ride motorcycles totally unacceptable.(12) The use of slang has been common among doctors for years, despite official disapproval of derogatory terms.(13) Peers often hold back and may refer to the gifted person in derogatory terms.(14) Why should you and I be forced to suffer repeated use of a derogatory professional insult?(15) Buying the best talent around and then making derogatory remarks about other professionals is a swift route to antagonism.(16) People have lost their jobs over derogatory remarks made in blogs, but can you be sued for libel or defamation?
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(1) derogatory term ::
ekhula
Synonyms
Adjective
1. disparaging ::
kubuhlungu
3. deprecatory ::
deprecatory
6. critical ::
kakhulu
7. pejorative ::
ngabeka
8. negative ::
negative
9. unfavorable ::
ibhokile
10. uncomplimentary ::
uncomplimentary
11. unflattering ::
elimsulwa
13. offensive ::
ekhubekisayo
14. personal ::
siqu
15. abusive ::
atshaye
16. rude ::
luhlaza
17. nasty ::
balimala
18. mean ::
ukuthini
19. hurtful ::
abuhlungu
22. libelous ::
libelous
23. bitchy ::
bitchy
24. catty ::
catty
Antonyms
1. complimentary ::
lokugoqa
2. laudatory ::
laudatory
Different Forms
derogatorily, derogatory
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