- (usually with to) Tending to derogate, or lessen in value of someone; expressing derogation; detracting; injurious.
- (law, of a clause in a testament) Being or pertaining to a derogatory clause.
tending to lessen in value
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derogatory (plural derogatories)
- A trade-line on a credit report that includes negative credit history.