Sentence Examples


  • "Weak" is a pejorative interpretation of what I said.
  • A pejorative sense is exactly what brought the word back into use in the mid-nineteenth century.
  • It could be a fairly neutral term, but as the editorial proceeds it becomes quite pejorative with many negative overtones.
  • Some medical terms were clearly pejorative and have since been abandoned.
  • The pejorative connotation of an optical illusion is a visual malfunction.

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