Definition: to cause to lower in esteem or rank
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): cheapen, debase, degrade
Antonym(s): canonize, exalt
1. The negative media coverage will abase the president’s character.
2. Without a doubt, a conviction will abase the minister’s standing in the community.
3. The rumor of doping was enough to abase the cycling champ’s reputation.