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Synonyms for degradation
ˌdɛg rɪˈdeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. degradation, debasement(noun)

    changing to a lower state (a less respected state)

    Synonyms:
    debasement, adulteration, abasement, abjection

  2. abasement, degradation, abjection(noun)

    a low or downcast state

    "each confession brought her into an attitude of abasement"- H.L.Menchken

    Synonyms:
    humiliation, debasement, abasement, abjection

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. degradation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dishonor, disgrace, humiliation

  2. degradation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    deterioration, abasement, debasement, degeneracy, degeneration, decline, vitiation, perversion

  3. degradation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Geol.) wearing away (of rocks, &c.)

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Translations for degradation

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  • انحطاطArabic
  • понижаване, упадък, падение, деградацияBulgarian
  • DegradierungGerman
  • η υποβάθμισηGreek
  • rappeutuminen, heikentyminen, pilaantuminen, alennustila, rappioFinnish
  • dégradationFrench
  • անկումArmenian
  • declínio, degeneração, deterioraçãoPortuguese
  • degradare, înjosire, deteriorare, retrogradare, stricareRomanian
  • разжалование, деградация, падение, понижение, упадокRussian
  • சீரழிவுTamil
  • 降解Chinese

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