Cheapen and Diminish


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Cheapen verb – To reduce to a lower standing in one's own eyes or in others' eyes.
Usage example: she really cheapens herself by shamelessly pursuing men like that

Diminish is a synonym for cheapen in belittle topic. In some cases you can use "Diminish" instead a verb "Cheapen".
Nearby Words: cheap, cheaply, cheapness, cheapening
Synonyms for Cheapen


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Diminish verb – To express scornfully one's low opinion of.
Cheapen is a synonym for diminish in belittle topic. You can use "Cheapen" instead a verb "Diminish".
Nearby Words: diminution, diminishing
Synonyms for Diminish

Common collocations

impact cheapen impact diminish impact
moment cheapen moment diminish moment
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Diminish or Cheapen. 2016. Accessed January 26, 2021.

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