English-German translation for "debase"

"debase" German translation

debase
[diˈbeis]transitive verb | transitives Verb v/t

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examples
  • to debasesomebody | jemand sb
    jemanden (charakterlich) verderben
    to debasesomebody | jemand sb
examples
  • mindern
    debase reduce: value
    debase reduce: value
Du setzt dich selbst herab mit einem solchen Verhalten.
You will debase yourself by such behavior.
Source: Tatoeba
Ich weiß, dass dieses Wort schon an Wert verloren hat, wegen diesen Internetvermarktern.
I know that word is so debased now by the use of it by Internet marketers.
Source: TED
Mit einem solchen Verhalten setzen Sie sich selbst herab.
You will debase yourself by such behavior.
Source: Tatoeba
Kulturelle Offenheit birgt daher das Risiko, die Gültigkeit unserer Werte abzumindern.
So cultural openness poses the risk that we debase the currency of our values.
Source: News-Commentary
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