detractor

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EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman detractour, from Old French detractor.

NounEdit

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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NounEdit

dētractor m (genitive dētractōris); third declension

  1. detractor, disparager

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dētractor dētractōrēs
Genitive dētractōris dētractōrum
Dative dētractōrī dētractōribus
Accusative dētractōrem dētractōrēs
Ablative dētractōre dētractōribus
Vocative dētractor dētractōrēs

VerbEdit

dētractor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of dētractō

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NounEdit

detractor m (plural detractores, feminine detractora, feminine plural detractoras)

  1. detractor