What is another word for stigmatise?

38 synonyms found


[ stˈɪɡmɐtˌa͡ɪz], [ stˈɪɡmɐtˌa‍ɪz], [ s_t_ˈɪ_ɡ_m_ɐ_t_ˌaɪ_z]

Synonyms for the word "stigmatise" include label, brand, mark, disgrace, vilify, condemn, censure, criticize, ostracize and stereotype. These words all have negative connotations and imply a judgmental attitude towards a person or group. To stigmatize someone is to attach a negative label to them, often based on prejudice or ignorance. Synonyms like "ostracize" and "stereotype" suggest exclusion and discrimination, while "vilify" and "condemn" imply harsh judgment and condemnation. It's important to be aware of the power of language and the impact labels can have on individuals and communities. Using synonyms that promote understanding and acceptance can help to combat stigmatization and discrimination.

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Usage examples for Stigmatise

But until then I have the right to stigmatise as hypocrisy all that immense pity which certain people profess for dogs, side by side with their immense heedlessness, which they do not fear to display, towards the fate of so many unfortunate human beings.
"The Pros and Cons of Vivisection"
Charles Richet Commentator: W. D. Halliburton
These acts of destruction, transforming into a rubbish heap that tranquil country of Belgium, which was above everything an incomparable museum, all are agreed to stigmatise as a base, ignoble crime.
Pierre Loti
That a petty state, but of yesterday, has initiated laws intended to stigmatise all the inhabitants of the southern world, and attributing to the whole the character of convictism.
"The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)"
John West

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