downplayed

v. de-emphasize, make little of

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • 2011 Norway attacks — View 30 minutes after the explosion in Oslo …   Wikipedia

  • Christian music industry — The Christian music industry is a small part of the larger music industry, that focuses on traditional Gospel music, Southern Gospel music, Contemporary Christian music, and alternative Christian music. It is sometimes called the gospel music… …   Wikipedia

  • 2008 Barack Obama assassination scare — The 2008 Barack Obama assassination scare refers to news reports of an alleged plot by Shawn Robert Adolf, Tharin Robert Gartrell and Nathan Dwaine Johnson to assassinate Senator Barack Obama, the 2008 Democratic Party presidential nominee, at… …   Wikipedia

  • Annales School — The Annales School (pronounced|aˈnal(ə) in French) is a style of historiography developed by French historians in the 20th century. It is named after its French language scholarly journal Annales d histoire économique et sociale , which remains… …   Wikipedia

  • Hank Aaron — Infobox MLB retired name=Hank Aaron bgcolor1=#af0039 bgcolor2=#0f437c textcolor1=white textcolor2=white caption=Aaron in 1978 position=Outfielder bats=Right throws=Right birthdate=birth date and age|1934|2|5 Mobile, Alabama debutdate=April 13… …   Wikipedia

  • Religious affiliations of United States Presidents — The religious affiliations of Presidents of the United States can affect their electability, shape their visions of society and how they want to lead it, and shape their stances on policy matters. Thomas Jefferson, [cite web… …   Wikipedia

  • The New York Times — NYT redirects here. For the theater organization also known as NYT, see National Youth Theatre. The New York Times …   Wikipedia

  • Douglas MacArthur — General MacArthur redirects here. For other uses, see General MacArthur (disambiguation). For the diplomat, see Douglas MacArthur II. Douglas MacArthur …   Wikipedia

  • Wang Jingwei — (traditional Chinese: 汪精衛; simplified Chinese: 汪精卫; pinyin: Wāng Jīngwèi; Wade Giles: Wang Ching wei) (May 4, 1883 – November 10, 1944), alternate name Wang Zhaoming (traditional Chinese: 汪兆銘), was a Chinese politician. He was initially known as… …   Wikipedia

  • Space Shuttle Columbia disaster — For further information about Columbia s mission and crew, see STS 107. STS 107 mission patch The Space Shuttle Columbia disaster occurred on February 1, 2003, when shortly before it was scheduled to conclude its 28th mission, STS 107, the Space… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.