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Definition of decry:

  1. To cry down; to censure as faulty, mean, or worthless; to clamor against; to blame clamorously; to discredit; to disparage.


dishonor, castigate, chafe, belittle, chasten, underestimate, detract from, reprobate, derogate from, discredit, objurgate, lower, condemn, underrate, attack, chastise, slight, excoriate, show, denigrate, sentence, run down, undervalue, minimize, correct, downgrade, doom, carp at, talk down, deprecate.

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