lower oneself

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of lower oneself

:to do something that causes people to have less respect for one :to degrade oneself
  • I won't lower myself to respond to these accusations.

Word by Word Definitions

lower play
  1. : to look sullen : frown

  2. : to be or become dark, gloomy, and threatening

  1. : frown

  1. : relatively low in position, rank, or order

  2. : southern

  3. : less advanced in the scale of evolutionary development

  1. : to move down : drop

  2. : to let descend : let down

  3. : to depress as to direction

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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