demeans 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of demean
as in humiliates
to reduce to a lower standing in one's own eyes or in others' eyes his statement was not meant to demean the group's hard work

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2 of 2

verb (2)

present tense third-person singular of demean

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“Demeans.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Mar. 2023.

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