Definition of denigrates

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • denigrates is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 12
  • denigrates is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 12
  • denigrates is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 14

Definition of denigrates


  • charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. asperse
    2. besmirch
    3. calumniate
    4. defame
    5. slander
    6. smear
    7. smirch
    8. sully
  • cause to seem less serious; play down (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. belittle
    2. derogate
    3. minimize

See definition of denigrates in Merriam Webster

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