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1. degrade

verb. ['dɪˈgreɪd'] lower the grade of something; reduce its worth.

Synonyms

  • aggravate
  • exasperate
  • devaluate
  • exacerbate
  • worsen
  • devalue

Antonyms

  • consume
  • proud
  • immodest
  • conceit

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Rhymes with Degrade

  • underplayed
  • promenade
  • metrodade
  • underpaid
  • unafraid
  • serenade
  • portrayed
  • palisade
  • overstayed
  • overplayed
  • masquerade
  • lemonade
  • downgrade
  • displayed
  • disobeyed
  • colonnade
  • brascade
  • usaid
  • upgrade
  • unswayed
  • replayed
  • prepaid
  • persuade
  • overpaid
  • mislaid
  • mcquaide
  • mcquaid
  • mcquade
  • mcglade
  • mcdaid

Sentences with degrade


1. Verb, base form
Although synthetic plant food will not degrade over time, it can clump when exposed to high humidity.

2. Noun, singular or mass
This causes the rock to further crack and degrade over time.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Enzymes naturally degrade the uric acid molecules, but the process can take weeks.

Quotes about degrade


1. Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death.
- Rumi

2. degrade

verb. ['dɪˈgreɪd'] reduce in worth or character, usually verbally.

Synonyms

  • mortify
  • dehumanize
  • abase
  • dehumanise
  • humble
  • take down
  • reduce
  • humiliate
  • put down
  • disgrace
  • demean

Antonyms

  • superior
  • noble
  • skilled
  • raise
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