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to deprive of esteem, self-worth, or effectiveness

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That would have been a weak and ridiculous mistake, but I can respect a mistake, whereas I can't respect a wilful and deliberate abasing of those who should be nearest and dearest to us.
would constitute no more than a second attempt at corrupting and/or abasing institutions, triggered by a hopeless effort to create a smokescreen from the man against whom a substantiated criminal investigation report has been prepared.
C Circular Ogr, Filter Tank In Connection With Piped Water Supply To Village Abasing Under Rayagada Block Of Gajapati Distr
Bass recounts that Durick "read a particularly self abasing passage" from King's letter that "condemned the white moderate as the 'great stumbling block in the stride toward freedom.
It's easy to see Geordie Shore as a despairing requiem for doomed youth, the nadir of brain-obliterating "reality" television and the most brutally efficient humiliatron devised for degrading and abasing its hapless victims since Big Brother's Kinga and that wine bottle.