"abase" Definition


  1. a. To lower or depress; to throw or cast down; as, to abase the eye.
  2. a. To cast down or reduce low or lower, as in rank, office, condition in life, or estimation of worthiness; to depress; to humble; to degrade.

Dictionary Stats for "abase"

Position in dictionary: 216 of 111710 words.
Word Types: a., a.,
Words that start with abase: 5
Words that end with abase: 3
Words that contain abase: 10
Next words in dictionary: abased, abasedly, abasement, abaser, abash
Previous words in dictionary: abarticulation, abannition, abannation, abanga, abanet

Definition of abase

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "abase". The definition of the word "abase" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "abase", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.