derogate

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Synonyms for derogate

Synonyms for derogate

cause to seem less serious

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(218) There is also the possibility of a state not returning the full democratic institutions it derogated from in an emergency, but still seemingly adhering to the ICCPR.
This law should have been derogated from by our UK Government, before the event of the EU's pronouncement, as many of us requested, so as to protect us as a nation from having to abide by this ruling.
The Refugee Council insisted: "That is an absolute right and cannot be derogated from.
protected unconditionally" and "cannot be derogated from, even in time of public emergency."
For the Reformation, devotion to Mary derogated from the true worship of God in Christ."