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Word to the Wise: deprecating and self-deprecating

deprecate (verb) – disapprove, belittle (make fun of something) deprecating (adjective) – critical, disapproving, belittling (making fun of something) deprecatingly (adverb) – critically, disapprovingly, making fun of something self-deprecating (adjective) – modest and critical about yourself, especially in a humorous way Cory Doctorow Here are some examples of how you can use deprecating and self-deprecating:… Continue reading Word to the Wise: deprecating and self-deprecating

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