GRE Word List

DEBASE

degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement

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360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)

The meaning of the word debase is degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement.

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