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Meaning of belittle #1 (permalink) Sat Jan 28, 2006 21:11 pm   Meaning of belittle
 

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #87 "Verbal Test", question 9

I've no wish to disregard or ......... your achievements but I think you could have done much more.

(a) belittle
(b) bemoan
(c) bereave
(d) betoken

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #87 "Verbal Test", answer 9

I've no wish to disregard or belittle your achievements but I think you could have done much more.

Correct answer: (a) belittle
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Belittle #2 (permalink) Sun Jan 29, 2006 10:20 am   Belittle
 

Hi,

Belittle is make something look less important than it is.

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