Definitions For Degrade


  • Lower the grade of something; reduce its worth
  • Reduce the level of land, as by erosion
  • Reduce in worth or character, usually verbally
  • To treat (someone or something) poorly and without respect
  • To make the quality of (something) worse
  • To cause (something complex) to break down into simple substances or parts

Is Degrade a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Degrade is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Degrade in a Sentence

  • The group accuses the company of degrading women in its ads.
  • He felt degraded by their remarks.
  • Scratches on a camera lens will degrade the image.

Synonyms for Degrade

Antonyms for Degrade

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