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Definition 1: reduce in worth or character, usually verbally - [verb of emotion]

Samples where demean or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She tends to put down younger women colleagues
  • His critics took him down after the lecture

Synonyms for demean in the sense of this definition

(demean is a kind of ...) cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of

"He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss"

(... is a kind of demean ) lower in grade or rank or force somebody into an undignified situation

"She reduced her niece to a servant"

(... is a kind of demean ) deprive of human qualities

"Life in poverty has dehumanized them"

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