Thesaurus / degrade

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

They need the right moisture levels and microbes to degrade.

There has also been much speculation about a “million-mile battery” capable of being recharged many more times than current models without degrading.

Extreme temperatures, low pressure and radiation can quickly degrade cell membranes and destroy DNA.

The thalattosaur remains show little evidence of being degraded by stomach acid, suggesting the ichthyosaur died shortly after its enormous meal.

She tested how fast her gel formula would degrade in the sun and wind by applying the gel to a non-bee drone.

This would be to degrade Him into the head of a rival sect, which it is convenient for state purposes to make supreme.

The Gospel of St. JohnFrederick Denison Maurice

Byron had sworn to love man and nature, and to glorify their works, on the very instant he seeks to degrade and vilify.

Is it in order to degrade their superiors, to raise the status of menials?

The NabobAlphonse Daudet

In this locality, like all others, there were two parties, or two spirits—one was to improve the other to degrade society.

Pen PicturesB. F. Craig

And then the continual effort to degrade the Mass, to rob it of its mystery and holy character—it's clever, it's subtle.

A Lost CauseCyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

USE degrade IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORDS RELATED TO DEGRADE

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.