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cheapen

verb

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1 to diminish the price or value of
  • a glutted market cheapened cranberries to the point where they were selling for less than what it cost to grow them

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2 to lower in character, dignity, or quality
  • a politician who would cheapen herself by caving in to lobbyists

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The first known use of cheapen was in 1562

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“Cheapen.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cheapen. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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