English version

derogate from something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishderogate from something phrasal verb formal1 IMPORTANT#to make something seem less important or less good Louis XIV clearly thought it derogated from his dignity as a ruler. 2 to ignore a responsibility or duty derogate→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
derogate from The law does not allow a man to derogate from his grant.Parker J: The plaintiffs ... relied on the maxim that no one can be allowed to derogate from his own grant.There is a long-standing presumption that Acts of Parliament are not intended to derogate from the requirements of international law.
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Verb table
derogate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyderogate
he, she, itderogates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyderogated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave derogated
he, she, ithas derogated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad derogated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill derogate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have derogated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam derogating
he, she, itis derogating
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you, we, theyare derogating
Past
I, he, she, itwas derogating
you, we, theywere derogating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been derogating
he, she, ithas been derogating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been derogating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be derogating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been derogating
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