Meaning of ABASE in English

ABASE

v. 25B6; verb HUMBLE, humiliate, belittle, demean, lower, degrade, debase, cheapen, discredit, bring low; ( abase oneself ) grovel, kowtow, bow and scrape, toady, fawn; informal crawl, suck up to someone, lick someone's boots.

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