Student Thesaurus

One entry found for degrade.
Entry Word: degrade
Function: verb
Text: 1 to bring to a lower grade or rank <the view that such a system degrades doctors to the status of medical employees who ultimately are not in charge of their patients' health care> -- see DEMOTE
2 to lower in character or dignity <degrading the school's animal mascot with a silly costume> -- see DEBASE 1
3 to reduce to a lower standing in one's own eyes or in others' eyes <the players degraded themselves with their crude antics off the field> -- see HUMBLE