- vt. 轻视；贬低；使相形见小
cause to seem less serious; play down;
"Don't belittle his influence"
express a negative opinion of;
"She disparaged her student's efforts"
lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of;
"don't belittle your colleagues"
- He will no longer belittle me or interfere with my research.
- But this is not to belittle the importance of ritualistic worship.
- The Whigs may attempt to belittle our candidates.
- Don't belittle what he has achieved.