dégrader

See also: degrader

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin dēgradāre, dēgradō. Synchronically analysable as dé- +‎ grade +‎ -er.

VerbEdit

dégrader

  1. to demote (lower someone's position in an organisation)
  2. to degrade (lessen someone's reputation)
  3. to deface (vandalise)

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