depreciator
noun see depreciate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • depreciator — DEPRECIATÓR, OÁRE, depreciatori, oare, adj., s.m. şi f. (Persoană) care depreciază. [pr.: ci a ] – Din fr. dépréciateur. Trimis de LauraGellner, 10.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  depreciatór adj. m.( sil. ci a ), pl …   Dicționar Român

  • Depreciator — De*pre ci*a tor, n. [L.] One who depreciates. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • depreciator — See depreciate. * * * …   Universalium

  • depreciator — n. someone or something that reduces value (of an item or a currency); disparager, one who belittles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • depreciator — de·pre·ci·a·tor …   English syllables

  • depreciator — noun one who disparages or belittles the worth of something • Syn: ↑detractor, ↑disparager, ↑knocker • Derivationally related forms: ↑depreciate, ↑disparage (for: ↑disparager), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • detractor — noun one who disparages or belittles the worth of something (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑disparager, ↑depreciator, ↑knocker • Derivationally related forms: ↑depreciate (for: ↑depreciator), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • disparager — noun one who disparages or belittles the worth of something • Syn: ↑detractor, ↑depreciator, ↑knocker • Derivationally related forms: ↑depreciate (for: ↑depreciator), ↑disparage, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • depreciate — verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin depretiatus, past participle of depretiare, from Latin de + pretium price more at price Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. to lower in estimation or esteem …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Eiron — In Greek drama, the eiron (ειρων, self deprecator)Head Royce School (2006). [http://ns.headroyce.org/ denelow/Shakespeare/Twelfth%20Night/frye.html Northrop Frye on Comedy (from The Anatomy of Criticism)] ] was a comedic character who succeeded… …   Wikipedia

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