Übersetzung von “pejorative” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /pɪˈdʒɒr.ə.tɪv/ us /-ˈdʒɔːr.ə.t̬ɪv/ formal

expressing disapproval, or suggesting that something is not good or is of no importance

Make sure students realize that ‘fat’ is a pejorative word.
It comes as quite a shock to still hear a judge describing a child as ‘illegitimate’, with all the pejorative overtones of that word.

(Übersetzung von “pejorative” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)