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downgrades

noun
plural of downgrade

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 a downward slope
  • the gentle downgrade of the parking area is designed for drainage

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downgrades

verb
present tense third-person singular of downgrade

Synonyms & Antonyms of downgrades (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to bring to a lower grade or rank
  • increased automation resulted in many jobs in the factory being downgraded

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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

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“Downgrades.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/downgrades. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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