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synonyms for demote

  • bump
  • dismiss
  • relegate
  • bench
  • break
  • bust
  • degrade
  • demean
  • lower
  • reduce
  • declass
  • demerit
  • disrate
  • hold back
  • kick downstairs
  • set back
See also synonyms for: demoted / demotes / demotion

antonyms for demote

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  • hold
  • keep
  • elevate
  • fix
  • increase
  • mend
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • upgrade
  • improve
  • promote
  • rate
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How to use demote in a sentence

The report further argues that “Google has also actively demoted certain rivals through imposing algorithmic penalties.”
CONGRESSIONAL REPORT BLASTS GOOGLE, APPLE, AMAZON AND FACEBOOK AS MONOPOLISTIC ‘GATEKEEPERS’ OF THE DIGITAL ECONOMYGREG STERLINGOCTOBER 7, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
According to Wikipedia “At age 21, she worked for the Social Security Administration office in Oklahoma, where she was demoted after becoming pregnant with her first child.”
A HERO PASSES; MAY RBG REST IN PEACEPETER ROSENSTEINSEPTEMBER 24, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Murphy fiercely denies those allegations, but shortly after the reports were published, he was demoted from his position and reassigned to an administrative support role.
WHAT TO MAKE OF THE DHS WHISTLEBLOWER’S SHOCKING COMPLAINTALEX WARDSEPTEMBER 11, 2020VOX
For example, Bing might demote name-calling and offensive statements.
A DEEPER DIVE INTO MORE OF THE BING SEARCH RANKING FACTORSBARRY SCHWARTZAUGUST 25, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
The Narendra Modi government also bifurcated the state and demoted it to two union territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Leh.
ONE YEAR IN, MODI’S “NEW KASHMIR” HAS PAUPERISED ITS PEOPLEMANAVI KAPURAUGUST 5, 2020QUARTZ
Unless he has a good excuse I shall demote him, by making you first mate.
THE LAUNCH BOYS' ADVENTURES IN NORTHERN WATERSEDWARD S. ELLIS
Billy Kasker wandered off for a few moments and I had to demote him.
BE IT EVER THUSROBERT MOORE WILLIAMS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DEMOTE

  • bankrupt
  • bust
  • confound
  • confute
  • controvert
  • cow
  • cripple
  • declass
  • degrade
  • demerit
  • demoralize
  • demote
  • disconfirm
  • dispirit
  • disprove
  • downgrade
  • enervate
  • enfeeble
  • humiliate
  • impair
  • impoverish
  • incapacitate
  • pauperize
  • rebut
  • reduce
  • refute
  • ruin
  • subdue
  • tame
  • undermine
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.