Definition: to decrease in character, quality, status, or esteem
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): lower, weaken, devalue
Antonym(s): upgrade, enhance
1. The cheating rumor will probably debase the popular minister’s standing in the community.
2. Do not debase your integrity by acting out of character to make new friends.
3. The company will debase its reputation if it admits to selling faulty products.