Abase

All possible synonyms of the word Abase as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Humiliate, mortify, chagrin, humble, abase

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • humiliate
  • mortify
  • chagrin
  • humble
  • abase

Hypernyms

  • hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite: hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised my ego"

Hyponyms

  • crush, smash, demolish: humiliate or depress completely; "She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation"; "The death of her son smashed her"
  • take down, degrade, disgrace, demean, put down: reduce in worth or character, usually verbally; "She tends to put down younger women colleagues"; "His critics took him down after the lecture"

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