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abase

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1 to lower in character, dignity, or quality
  • was unwilling to abase himself by pleading guilty to a crime that he did not commit

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The first known use of abase was in the 14th century

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“Abase.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abase. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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