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to lower in rank, office, prestige, or esteem

The meaning of the word abase is to lower in rank, office, prestige, or esteem.

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aristocracygovernment by the best individuals or by a small privileged class
oatmealmeal made from oats
incapacitateto deprive of capacity or natural power : disable
deferput off
neologisma new word, usage, or expression
verdantgreen in tint or color
destitutelacking something needed or desirable
serratednotched or toothed on the edge
presumptuousoverstepping due bounds (as of propriety or courtesy) : taking liberties
pariaha member of a low caste of southern India