Complete Definition of "abasement"

English

Etymology
Compare French abaissement

Pronunciation
IPA: /əˈbeɪs.mənt/
audio|en-us-abasement.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. The act of abasing, humbling, or bringing low; the state of being abased or humbled; humiliation.

Translations
trans-top|the act of abasing
Finnish: alennus, alennustila, nöyryytys
Icelandic: auðmýking f, lítillækkun f
Interlingua: abassamento
trans-mid
Portuguese: rebaixe, humilhação, aviltamento
Spanish: rebajación
Welsh: darostyngiad m, iselhad m
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References
R:Century 1911
R:Webster 1913

Shorthand
Gregg (Version: Centennial,Series 90,DJS,Simplified,Anniversary,Pre-Anniversary): a - b - a - left s - m

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