To thin down or weaken as by mixing with water or other liquid
To weigh down with or as with a heavy load; burden; oppress
To make use of diversions in order to deceive, as a stage magician does
To debase, especially morally; corrupt.
To put to an improper, unworthy, or degrading use; abuse.
To corrupt morally.
(Now Rare) To corrupt the morals of; deprave
To undermine or corrupt, as in morals
To misapply; to misinterpret designedly.
(--- Computers) To damage (data) in a file or on a disk.
To use sophistry.
To add ingredients so as to improve or conceal the taste, appearance, or quality of:
Vilify is defined as to make a comment about a person that makes him look bad.
To lower or debase oneself:
To cause stigmata to appear on.
To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
To reduce in volume, amount, degree, or intensity
To cause to feel shame:
To revile is to criticize in an abusive or hostile way, or to spread negative information about.
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
To contaminate (water, air, etc.) with harmful chemicals, waste material, etc.
Minimize is defined as to reduce, decrease or lessen to the smallest possible amount.
To reduce in standing or respect.
To make worse, less, weaker, etc.; reduce an ability or function
To cause (someone) to feel a loss of pride, dignity, or self-respect:
To cause to feel humble:
To do harm to; hurt, damage, etc.
To refuse or fail to pay (a check, draft, bill of exchange, etc.)
To disrespect another; to put someone out of favor.
To discredit is defined as to cast doubt on the truth of something or someone, or to damage a person's reputation.
Deteriorate is defined as to make or become worse or lower in value or quality.
To attack the character or reputation of; speak ill of; defame:
(Geology) To reduce in altitude or magnitude, as hills and mountains; to wear down.
To fall below a normal or desirable state, especially functionally or morally; deteriorate:
To defile is defined as to make something unclean, either literally or figuratively.
To expose to or permeate with radioactivity.
To lower in public estimation; debase or degrade:
To cause to seem little or smaller than something else:
To lower in rank, prestige, or esteem.
To lower the exchange value of (a currency) by lowering its gold equivalency.
(Dialectal) To bring forth (young) prematurely, said of cattle, sheep, horses, etc.
Stain is defined as to dirty, dishonor or to apply some sort of coloring.
To infect with corruption or decay.
To treat in a brutal way
To demote to a less skilled job at lower pay
To determine or estimate the worth or value of; appraise.
To lift up; raise
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
To raise in importance, value, esteem, etc.
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
In a clear manner; so as to be clear
To empty or clear
To rid of impurities:
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To surpass or exceed:
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