GRE Word List


to lower in status, esteem, quality, or character

The meaning of the word debase is to lower in status, esteem, quality, or character.

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atheistica person who does not believe in the existence of a god or any gods : one who subscribes to or advocates atheism
referendumthe principle or practice of submitting to popular vote a measure passed on or proposed by a legislative body or by popular initiative
holocausta sacrifice (see sacrifice
foiblethe part of a sword or foil blade between the middle and point
circuita usually circular line encompassing an area
exclaimto cry out or speak in strong or sudden emotion
apathylack of feeling or emotion : impassiveness
turncoatone who switches to an opposing side or party
inceptionan act, process, or instance of beginning : commencement