from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Tending or intended to degrade: "There is nothing so degrading as the constant anxiety about one's means of livelihood” ( W. Somerset Maugham).
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- v. Present participle of degrade.
- adj. that degrades
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. causing humiliation or degradation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Dishonoring; debasing; disgraceful: as, degrading obsequiousness.
- Lowering; bringing to a lower level; wearing down.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. used of conduct; characterized by dishonor
- adj. harmful to the mind or morals
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