Part of speech:
(Chemistry) To decrease the valence of an atom by adding electrons.
To reduce the force of by interrupting (a fall, the wind, etc.)
To lower in importance, value, esteem, etc.
To make (a quantity) smaller.
To put out (a batter) in cricket.
(Sports) To keep out of or remove from a game:
(Intransitive) To reduce in quality or purity.
Depreciate is defined as to decline in value over a period of time, or to reduce the value of assets in accounting records.
To reduce to a minimum; decrease to the least possible amount, degree, etc.
Promote is defined as to contribute to the growth of something or to sell by advertising.
To exchange a possession for one of greater value or quality; trade up.
To make beneficial additions or changes:
To move upwards.
assign to a lower position; reduce in rank
To cause to have a lower condition or status; abase.
Find another word for demote. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for demote, like: reduce, break, downgrade, relegate, oust, resign, bust, decrease, dismiss, demotion and denigration.