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Wordnet 3.0


1. made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth);
- Example: "her comments made me feel small"
[syn: belittled, diminished, small]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Belittle \Be*lit"tle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Belittled; p. pr. & vb. n. Belittling.] To make little or less in a moral sense; to speak of in a depreciatory or contemptuous way. --T. Jefferson. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

30 Moby Thesaurus words for "belittled": abated, ablated, attenuated, bated, consumed, contracted, curtailed, decreased, deflated, diminished, dissipated, dropped, eroded, fallen, less, lesser, lower, lowered, miniaturized, reduced, retrenched, scaled-down, shorn, shorter, shrunk, shrunken, smaller, watered-down, weakened, worn