What does degrading mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corrupting, degrading(adj)

    harmful to the mind or morals

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

  2. debasing, degrading(adj)

    used of conduct; characterized by dishonor


  1. degrading(a.)

    causing humiliation or degradation; as, a degrading surrender.


  1. degrading(Adjective)

    that degrades

Webster Dictionary

  1. Degrading

    of Degrade

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  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. Theophrastus:

    Flattery may be considered as a mode of companionship, degrading but profitable to him who flatters.

  2. Ashima:

    I will rather keep quiet than degrading mental acumen by engaging in discussion with mindless creatures!

  3. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    What we would prefer to see from the Russians is a more constructive engagement with the 60-member coalition that's led by the United States that's focused on degrading and ultimately destroying ISIL.

  4. 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.

  5. Walt Hill:

    I want Montana to be known as a decent state where people can live within the security of laws and protect their children and associates from degrading and indecent practices, i believe this bill is written preserving that reputation.

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