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Synonyms for demote

verb downgrade, lower in rank
  • bump
  • dismiss
  • relegate
  • bench
  • break
  • bust
  • degrade
  • demean
  • lower
  • reduce
  • declass
  • demerit
  • disrate
  • hold back
  • kick downstairs
  • set back

Antonyms for demote

  • hold
  • keep
  • elevate
  • fix
  • increase
  • mend
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • upgrade
  • improve
  • promote
  • rate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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