debasement

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The act of debasing or the state of being debased; a lowering, especially in character or quality

There's something ugly and fascinating about reading such intimate tales of debasement and depression and failure and self-doubt.

{n} the act of debasing or lessening
A series of socialization experiences designed to humble people and remove some self-confidence (9)
a lowering in character or quality
{i} humiliation, degradation
Any legislative act which reduces electoral strength Gerrymandering favors one group of electors, debasing the political strength of all others Jump: Districting Principles
The act of debasing or the state of being debased
Debasement is the action of reducing the value or quality of something. the debasement of popular culture
A series of socialization experiences designed to humble people and remove some self-confidence
changing to a lower state (a less respected state)
being mixed with extraneous material; the product of adultering
debase
To lower in character, quality, or value; to degrade
debase
To lower in position or rank.Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989
debase
to lower in character or virtue
debase
{v} to lessen, degrade, sink, adulterate
debase
to degrade; to lower; to deteriorate; to abase; as, to debase the character by crime; to debase the mind by frivolity; to debase style by vulgar words
debase
corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; "debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals"
debase
To debase something means to reduce its value or quality. Politicians have debased the meaning of the word `freedom' = degrade + debased de·based the debased standards of today's media. to make someone or something lose its value or people's respect
debase
corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones; "adulterate liquor"
debase
lower in value by increasing the base-metal content
debase
To reduce from a higher to a lower state or grade of worth, dignity, purity, station, etc
debase
{f} humiliate, degrade; reduce the value of a coin by increasing its base-metal content
self-debasement
self-degradation, self-humiliation, self-abuse
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