derogator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin dērogātor, from dērogō.

Noun[edit]

derogator (plural derogators)

  1. A detractor.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dērogō (repeal or modify part of a law; remove; disparage), from de (of; from, away from) + rogō (ask; request).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dērogātor m (genitive dērogātōris); third declension

  1. A detractor, depreciator.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative dērogātor dērogātōrēs
genitive dērogātōris dērogātōrum
dative dērogātōrī dērogātōribus
accusative dērogātōrem dērogātōrēs
ablative dērogātōre dērogātōribus
vocative dērogātor dērogātōrēs

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