GRE Word List

DEROGATORY

expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage

The meaning of the word derogatory is expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage.

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WordMeaning
plenary(of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
blackballvote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
buffetstrike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
pass_offpresent falsely; represent falsely to be
peonlandless agricultural worker; bond servant; menial worker; N. peonage
pliableflexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
browsegraze; feed on growing grass; skim or glance at casually
lowmoo; make the sound of a cow
well-bredof good upbringing; well-mannered and refined
repugnancedisgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive