Synonyms for disparage

Synonyms for (verb) disparage

Synonyms: belittle, pick at, disparage

Definition: express a negative opinion of

Usage: She disparaged her student's efforts

Similar words: criticise, criticize, pick apart, knock

Definition: find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws

Usage: The paper criticized the new movie; Don't knock the food--it's free