Entry from British & World English dictionary
Reduce or underestimate the worth or importance of: the pound was devaluated further during the year
More example sentences
- The newspaper wrote that the increase could seriously devaluate the Belarusian ruble.
- This threatens to devaluate culture in a way these authors may not wish.
- We're heading toward government devaluing its currency to devaluate its debt in order to survive.
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Line breaks: de|valu¦ate
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