1. Reduced in rank, character, or reputation; debased; sunken; low; base.
2. Having the typical characters or organs in a partially developed condition, or lacking certain parts.
Causing to decrease in importance or value.
Extremely destructive to one's self-respect or dignity; humbling.
In depreciating manner, disparagingly
Reductively, in a manner that lessens, decreasingly
In a disparaging manner; SYN. slightingly.