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downgrade

noun

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downgrade

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of downgrade

  1. 1 to bring to a lower grade or rank increased automation resulted in many jobs in the factory being downgraded Synonyms of downgrade break, bust, degrade, disrate, demote, reduceWords Related to downgrade can, cashier, dismiss, downsize, fire, lay off, sack; abase, debase, demean, humble, humiliate, lowerNear Antonyms of downgrade hireAntonyms of downgrade advance, elevate, promote, raise

  2. 2 to diminish the price or value of the company's filing for Chapter 11 downgraded the stock to the point where it was selling for pennies a share Synonyms of downgrade attenuate, break, cheapen, depress, devaluate, devalue, depreciate, lower, mark down, reduce, sink, write down, write offWords Related to downgrade debase, demonetize; underestimate, underprice, underrate, undervalue; abridge, compress, contract, de-escalate, deflate, downsize, dwindle, lessen, moderate, shrinkNear Antonyms of downgrade bloat, blow up, inflate; overestimate, overprice, overrate, overvalue; add, aggrandize, amplify, augment, balloon, boost, compound, dilate, enlarge, escalate, expand, extend, heighten, increase, maximize, multiply, raise, swell, upAntonyms of downgrade appreciate, enhance, mark up, upgrade



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