(प्रतिकूल इच्छा प्रकट करना / बिनती करना)
To express disapproval of / To pray against
Synonyms- deplore, censure, condemn, expostulate,
E.g-1. Sharon tells the story of that night with self-deprecating humour.
2. Her deprecating smile clearly showed that she thought I’d said something stupid.
3. The teacher should not deprecate his student’s efforts.
4. It’s unclear why the company would choose to deprecate its encryption standards.