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demeaned

verb (1)
past tense of demean

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to lower in character, dignity, or quality
  • it demeans the political process to demand that candidates make promises that everyone knows are unrealistic

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demeaned

verb (2)
past tense of demean

Synonyms & Antonyms of demeaned (Entry 2 of 2)

to manage the actions of (oneself) in a particular way
  • I shall endeavor to demean myself with utmost respect when our pastor comes to visit

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“Demeaned.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/demeaned. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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