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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Lower the grade of something; Reduce the level of land, as by erosion; Reduce in worth or character, usually verbally.

Usage examples (3)
  • I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.
  • "Researchers say personal information should 'degrade' - becoming less specific over time - to protect users 'privacy.
  • He told her the Maya guides were upset with her for not asking permission to 'degrade' the site. for more
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