What does devalue mean?

Definitions for devalue
diˈvæl yude·val·ue

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. devalue, devaluateverb

    remove the value from; deprive of its value

  2. devalueverb

    lower the value or quality of

    "The tear devalues the painting"

  3. depreciate, undervalue, devaluate, devalueverb

    lose in value

    "The dollar depreciated again"


  1. devalueverb

    To lower or remove the value of something.

  2. devalueverb

    To lose value; to depreciate.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of devalue in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of devalue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of devalue in a Sentence

  1. David Frank:

    The point is not really to devalue the stock, rather to make a statement to those companies, our students, and those who might be paying attention (including you!) that it is prudent to wean ourselves off of fossil fuels. It is a tactic, a means of calling attention to the problem.

  2. Ankit Gheedia:

    There is clearly a risk that China will try and devalue the currency further, (However) Europe is still trading on the ECB next week, which is why the market is relatively resilient.

  3. Chief Executive Benyamin Bin Ismail:

    London and Paris are still in the plans, we have options but need to make sure it doesn't devalue our yields and that the costs make sense for us.

  4. Donald Trump:

    What we have to do is be smart, they want to, as you know, they want to continue to devalue their currency in order to devalue out -- but, what that's doing, it's stopping our companies from being able to compete with China.

  5. Naveen Kunam:

    At this juncture I don't think China will attract material interest...it will be the lowest yielding market in the (GBI-EM) index. Plus the tail risk that they could devalue.

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    making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
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