deprecate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to convey disapproval of; deplore.
    • To belittle; depreciate.
    • To pray against, as an evil; to find to avert by prayer; to get deliverance from; to convey deep regret for; to want removing.
    • To protest against; to advance explanations against.
    • To disapprove of strongly; to express a decreased viewpoint of.
    • To express disapproval of; deplore.
    • To belittle; depreciate.
    • To pray against, as an evil; to look for to avert by prayer; to look for deliverance from; to express deep regret for; to want removing.
    • To protest against; to advance reasons against.
    • To disapprove of strongly; to convey a low viewpoint of.
  • verb:
    • To belittle or express disapproval of.
    • To declare one thing obsolescent; to recommend against a function, strategy, demand, etc. that still works but happens to be replaced.
    • To pray against.
    • belittle
    • express powerful disapproval of; deplore
    • To belittle or express disapproval of.
    • To declare some thing obsolescent; to suggest against a function, method, command, etc. that however works but has-been replaced.
    • To pray against.
    • belittle
    • present strong disapproval of; deplore
  • others:
    • To pray against; pray or entreat the removal or avoidance of; pray or need deliverance from.
    • To plead or argue earnestly against; urge reasons against; present disapproval of: said of a scheme, purpose, and so on.
    • To imprecate; invoke.
    • To pray against; pray or entreat the removal or prevention of; pray or need deliverance from.
    • To plead or argue earnestly against; desire reasons against; present disapproval of: stated of a scheme, purpose, and the like.
    • To imprecate; invoke.

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