Definisi 'debase'

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verb
1 corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality Terjemahkan
Example:
debauch the young people with wine and women
Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
Do school counselors subvert young children?
corrupt the morals
source: wordnet30

2 lower in value by increasing the base-metal content Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones Terjemahkan
Example:
adulterate liquor
source: wordnet30

4 To reduce from a higher to a lower state or grade of worth, dignity, purity, station, etc.; to degrade; to lower; to deteriorate; to abase; as, to debase the character by crime; to debase the mind by frivolity; to debase style by vulgar words. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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