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abase

verb

1 abase

Cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of.

synonyms: chagrin, humble, humiliate, mortify.

Roget 308: depress, lower, let down, take down, let down a peg, take down a peg; cast; let drop, let fall; sink, debase, bring low, abase, reduce, ... show more

Roget 879: be humble etc. adj.; deign, vouchsafe, condescend; humble oneself, demean oneself; stoop, stoop to conquer; carry coals; submit etc. 725; ... show more

Dutch: strijken, deemoedigen, neerhalen, humiliƫren, kleineren, omlaaghalen, vernederen




Moby thesaurus: abash, bring down, bring low, bump, bust, cast down, cower, cringe, crush, debase, degrade, demean, demote, deplume, diminish, disgrade, displume, downgrade, dump, dump on ... show more.

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