detractor

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From Anglo-Norman detractour, from Old French detractor.

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detractor ‎(plural detractors)

  1. A person who belittles the worth of another person or cause.
    • 2012, Tom Lamont, How Mumford & Sons became the biggest band in the world (in The Daily Telegraph, 15 November 2012)[1]
      Four polite Englishmen in their middle 20s, feigning like firewater drunks in a Eugene O'Neill play: it's exactly the stuff that makes their detractors groan.

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detractor m ‎(plural detractores, feminine detractora)

  1. detractor
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