Synonyms of debase in English:

debase


See US English definition of debase

See UK English definition of debase

See Spanish definition of degradar

verb

1‘the code of chivalry has been debased and sentimentalized’

SYNONYMS
degrade, devalue, demean, lower the status of, reduce the status of, cheapen, prostitute, discredit, drag down, drag through the mud, tarnish, blacken, blemish
disgrace, dishonour, shame, bring shame to, humble, humiliate
damage, harm, undermine
ANTONYMS

enhance

2‘copper hardens the coin without significantly debasing the silver’

SYNONYMS
reduce in value, reduce in quality
contaminate, adulterate, pollute, taint, defile, spoil, foul, sully, depreciate, corrupt, bastardize
dilute, alloy
rare vitiate