disparagement


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Clayton spoke to the stranger in English, thanking him for his brave rescue and complimenting him on the wondrous strength and dexterity he had displayed, but the only answer was a steady stare and a faint shrug of the mighty shoulders, which might betoken either disparagement of the service rendered, or ignorance of Clayton's language.
He was humble and meek, filled with self- disparagement and abasement.
He had been poring over them for some time; and, as the day had been uncommonly sultry, and he had exerted himself a great deal, it it no disparagement to the authors, whoever they may have been, to say, that gradually and by slow degrees, he fell asleep.
I, therefore, judge that a red-skin is not far from the truth when he believes he is to find them glorious hunting grounds of which his traditions tell; nor, for that matter, do I think it would be any disparagement to a man without a cross to pass his time--"
And as for her cousin's testimony in disparagement of it, she concluded that Hepzibah's judgment was embittered by one of those family feuds which render hatred the more deadly by the dead and corrupted love that they intermingle with its native poison.
Attorney-General) was prepared to hear some disparagement attempted of this admirable servant; but that, in a general way, he preferred him to his (Mr.
Pip, and began rather to make up to me, he still could not get rid of a certain air of bullying suspicion; and even now he occasionally shut his eyes and threw his finger at me while he spoke, as much as to express that he knew all kinds of things to my disparagement, if he only chose to mention them.
Author Lisa Congdon brings hope back to all women who are both insulted and frustrated by the disparagement of maturity.
Trump's lawyer Charles Harder threatened Bannon with legal action and demanded in the letter that Bannon "cease and desist from any and all further disclosure of Confidential Information, disparagement of Mr.
The intimidation, assaults, disparagement and menacing complained of by Kelleway will be only too familiar to those coming forward in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein and other scandals.
Ljupco Popovski comments in Utrinski vesnik that those who followed the public discussion in the assembly during the "hearing" of Janeva witnessed an entire show of mockery, insults, belittlement, underestimation, disparagement, lecturing and disputing which was addressed against special public prosecutor Katica Janeva.
And some people from Imperial Manila refer to them as promdi-a word of disparagement coined from the phrase 'from the province.
In Japan one sneeze signifies praise; two criticism; three disparagement.
Our parents never faced this barrage of disparagement and our upbringing was far more relaxed.
Casual disparagement of heterosexuality and heterosexual defensiveness has dwelt within feminism too long, declares Segal.