Definition of abase in English:
verb[with object] (usually abase oneself)
Behave in a way that belittles or degrades (someone): I watched my colleagues abasing themselves before the board of trustees
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- They find a secret delight in abasing themselves before men of violence.
- It's an icky daddy-daughter comedy featuring character actors abasing themselves horribly for the money.
- The more politics abases itself before the values of TV entertainment, the less it represents the real political process.
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