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  • verbhumble, humiliate
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Synonyms for demean

verb humble, humiliate
  • belittle
  • debase
  • degrade
  • despise
  • disparage
  • abase
  • contemn
  • decry
  • derogate
  • descend
  • detract
  • lower
  • pan
  • scorn
  • sink
  • stoop
  • bad-mouth
  • bemean
  • cast down
  • cut down to size
  • cut rate
  • dis
  • dump on
  • knock down
  • poor-mouth

Antonyms for demean

  • admire
  • approve
  • elevate
  • honor
  • laud
  • praise
  • upgrade
  • value
  • compliment
  • exalt
  • increase
  • rise
  • boost
  • enhance
  • improve
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to demean

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verb. deprive of self-esteem, confidence
  • belittle
  • debase
  • degrade
  • demean
  • diminish
  • disgrace
  • dishonor
  • humble
  • humiliate
  • lower
  • mortify
  • reduce
  • shame
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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