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What is another word for playing down?

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Present participle for to make, or attempt to make, something seem less important
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“MacFarlane did his best to duck the limelight and play down his role in the investigation.”
Present participle for to belittle or disparage the achievements of others
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“Alternatively, and particularly in cases where there are rival leadership factions, they may play down the achievements of other leaders and their patrons.”
Present participle for to dismiss idly with contempt or derision
Present participle for exert a modifying or controlling influence on
Present participle for to disregard as unimportant or insignificant
Present participle for to injure a person's dignity and self-respect
Present participle for to keep under control, especially something that is increasing in intensity or extremity
An act of belittling
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