abase

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈbeɪs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈbeɪs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə bās)


Inflections of 'abase' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
abases
v 3rd person singular
abasing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
abased
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
abased
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

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Synonyms:
humiliate, humble , debase, abash, degrade, demean, diminish , shame , reduce , take down a peg or two (slang)

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