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  Words related to abase

Related / Similar Words: humiliate, mortify, chagrin, humble

 

Definition:
  • cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of; "He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss";

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    Hyponyms: crush, smash, demolish, take down, degrade, disgrace, demean, put down

     

    Derivational Morphology: humiliation, abasement, chagrin, mortification

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: ydmyge   Dutch: vernederen  
    Finnish: alentaa   French: baisser  
    German: erniedrigen   Greek: εξευτελίζω  
    Icelandic: auðmýkja   Ido: abasar  
    Interlingua: abassar   Japanese: 貶める  
    Macedonian: понизува   Norwegian: fornedre  
    Portuguese: rebaixar   Spanish: rebajar  
    Welsh: darostwng  
     
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