Synonyms of 'belittle'

bring down, criticize, cry down, de-emphasize, debase, decry, degrade, denigrate, deprecate, depreciate, derogate, diminish, discount, discredit, disgrace, disparage, dispraise, downgrade, dwarf, knock, lessen, minify, minimize, misprize, mitigate, play down, pooh-pooh, put down, reduce, run down, shrug off, slight, trivialize, underestimate, underplay, underrate, undervalue