Synonyms of debase in English:

debase


See definition of debase

verb

1‘the code of chivalry has been debased and sentimentalized’

SYNONYMS

degrade, devalue, demean, lower the status of, reduce the status of, cheapen, prostitute, discredit, drag down, drag through the mud, tarnish, blacken, blemish

disgrace, dishonour, shame, bring shame to, humble, humiliate

damage, harm, undermine

ANTONYMS

enhance

2‘copper hardens the coin without significantly debasing the silver’

SYNONYMS

reduce in value, reduce in quality

contaminate, adulterate, pollute, taint, defile, spoil, foul, sully, depreciate, corrupt, bastardize

dilute, alloy

rare vitiate