Search Result for "belittled":
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]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
belittled adj 1: made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth); "her comments made me feel small" [syn: belittled, diminished, small]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