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Synonyms for degradationˌdɛg rɪˈdeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. degradation, debasement(noun)

    changing to a lower state (a less respected state)

    debasement, adulteration, degradation, abasement, abjection

  2. abasement, degradation, abjection(noun)

    a low or downcast state

    "each confession brought her into an attitude of abasement"- H.L.Menchken

    humiliation, debasement, degradation, abasement, abjection

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. degradation(n.)

    dishonor, disgrace, humiliation

  2. degradation(n.)

    deterioration, abasement, debasement, degeneracy, degeneration, decline, vitiation, perversion

  3. degradation(n.)

    (Geol.) wearing away (of rocks, &c.)

Translations for degradation

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  • انحطاطArabic
  • понижаване, упадък, падение, деградацияBulgarian
  • DegradierungGerman
  • η υποβάθμισηGreek
  • rappeutuminen, heikentyminen, pilaantuminen, alennustila, rappioFinnish
  • dégradationFrench
  • անկումArmenian
  • declínio, degeneração, deterioraçãoPortuguese
  • degradare, înjosire, deteriorare, retrogradare, stricareRomanian
  • разжалование, деградация, падение, понижение, упадокRussian

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