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Definitions for degrading
de·grad·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corrupting, degradingadjective

    harmful to the mind or morals

    "corrupt judges and their corrupting influence"; "the vicious and degrading cult of violence"

  2. debasing, degradingadjective

    used of conduct; characterized by dishonor

GCIDE

  1. degradingadjective

    causing humiliation or degradation; as, a degrading surrender.

Wiktionary

  1. degradingadjective

    that degrades

Webster Dictionary

  1. Degrading

    of Degrade

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of degrading in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of degrading in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of degrading in a Sentence

  1. Samantha Cohen:

    And I was desensitized to men making creepy comments about me, but I was not desensitized to someone blatantly insulting and degrading my father in front of me, someone who I looked up to and loved very much, and that was very upsetting to me.

  2. Lim Chae-wook:

    Locals simply don't want this job cause they think its degrading, so we're forced to hire a lot of foreign workers.

  3. Sarah Silverman:

    No one would dare to say a degrading remark about being black or dare to say a degrading remark on Instagram about someone being gay, but my age -- anybody and everybody would say something degrading to me. And I always think to myself, why is that accepted? What's the difference between that and racism or any discrimination? They're judging me by my age. I don't understand. I'm trying to get my head around it.

  4. Aceh Police:

    Cutting the hair of those arrested to ‘make them masculine’ and forcing them to dress like men are forms of public shaming and amount to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment.

  5. Pope Francis:

    We fail to see that some are mired in desperate and degrading poverty, with no way out, while others have not the faintest idea of what to do with their possessions, vainly showing off their supposed superiority and leaving behind them so much waste which, if it were the case everywhere, would destroy the planet.

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