Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

disrate

play
verb dis·rate \(ˌ)dis-ˈrāt\

Definition of disrate

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to reduce in rank :  demote



Examples of disrate in a sentence

  1. <several noncommissioned officers had been disrated>



1751

First Known Use of disrate

1751


Learn More about disrate


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up disrate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

different from the usual or normal

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alphabet-pasta-spelling-help

Which is the correct spelling?

accomodate acommodate accommodate acommadate
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ