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3 definitions found
 for belittled
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Belittle \Be*lit"tle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Belittled; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Belittling.]
     To make little or less in a moral sense; to speak of in a
     depreciatory or contemptuous way. --T. Jefferson.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  belittled
      adj 1: made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth); "her
             comments made me feel small" [syn: belittled,
             diminished, small]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  30 Moby Thesaurus words for "belittled":
     abated, ablated, attenuated, bated, consumed, contracted,
     curtailed, decreased, deflated, diminished, dissipated, dropped,
     eroded, fallen, less, lesser, lower, lowered, miniaturized,
     reduced, retrenched, scaled-down, shorn, shorter, shrunk, shrunken,
     smaller, watered-down, weakened, worn
  
  

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