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Synonyms for degraded
dɪˈgreɪ dɪdde·grad·ed

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  1. degradedadjective


  2. degradedadjective

    Feeling or having undergone degradation; deprived of dignity or self-respect.

    The Netherlands were reduced practically to a very degraded condition. Motley.


  3. degradedadjective

    Having the typical characters or organs in a partially developed condition, or lacking certain parts.

    Some families of plants are degraded dicotyledons. Dana.


  4. degradedadjective

    Having steps; said of a cross whose extremities end in steps growing larger as they leave the centre; on degrees.


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. degraded

    base, deep, depressed, dwarfed, inferior, low, mean, short, stunted

    elevated, eminent, exalted, high, lofty, noble, proud, steep, tall, towering, uplifted

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  1. debauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, profligate, riotous, fastadjective

    unrestrained by convention or morality

    "Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society"; "deplorably dissipated and degraded"; "riotous living"; "fast women"

    luxuriant, loyal, sporting, quick, profuse, riotous, debauched, devalued, lush, extravagant, fast, dissolute, turbulent, libertine, truehearted, card-playing, disruptive, debased, tumultuous, betting, fast(a), flying, troubled, dissipated, exuberant, spendthrift, degenerate, profligate, immobile, prodigal, firm

    high, moral

  2. debased, devalued, degradedadjective

    lowered in value

    "the dollar is low"; "a debased currency"

    profligate, corrupted, debauched, debased, libertine, riotous, fast, devalued, adulterated, adulterate, vitiated, degenerate, dissolute, dissipated

    high, moral

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  1. degradedadjective

    debased, low, shameful

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  1. Fox News ' Todd Starnes:

    Once again he refuses to acknowledge what we all know: this was the work of Islamic extremists, the president spoke briefly, using words like 'defeat' and 'degrade.' Degrade? ISIS does not need to be degraded. They need to be destroyed. Obliterated. Wiped off the face of the Earth.

  2. Peter Marks:

    The way these vaccines work as they go into the cell, the cell makes the protein for a brief period of time -- that is, on the surface of the cell. The body makes an immune response. And the original vaccine, the mRNA component, is degraded. It's not incorporated into the genetic material of a person. There's no way for that to happen, so these vaccines are ones that we're pretty comfortable are going to be reasonable to use in children. I wouldn't hesitate to give them, had I had still younger children in this age group,( I) would not hesitate a second to give my child one of these vaccines.

  3. Thophane Nicolas:

    Cat mummies have been found in very large quantities sometimes in extremely degraded states and reduced to the state of accumulation of bones.

  4. Foreign Affairs Nasser Judeh:

    They are not gone yet, the air campaign has degraded their capabilities on the ground. They still control territories. They still have access to Syria’s cash and funds and sophisticated weaponry… . But there is no doubt we shall prevail.

  5. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo:

    We are determined to put right the wrongs of the past, where the people of this land were treated unfairly and the environment unduly polluted and degraded, the cleanup of this land will require change on the part of all those who deal with the Niger Delta environment - particularly the oil companies and our communities.

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