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Synonyms for abase

to deprive of esteem, self-worth, or effectiveness

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Strengthened by years of hard and solemn trial, she felt herself no longer so inadequate to cope with Roger Chillingworth as on that night, abased by sin and half-maddened by the ignominy that was still new, when they had talked together in the prison-chamber.
ABased on Hans Christian Andersen's classic The Ugly Duckling, the show will be at the Belgrade Theatre from June 4-8, featuring puppetry, magic, illusions - and water guns!
ABased in the business district, St Paul's Social is set to appeal to thousands of office workers.
"No prior president has ever abased himself more abjectly before a tyrant," McCain said.
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He further affirmed not to step down from the case of Model Town tragedy adding that the ones alleging him of any deal must now feel abased.
aBased on a 10-year vision, the rewilding work will focus on letting nature in the Rhodopes again more be shaped by natureas own ways, the natural processes, and particularly so by allowing for natural grazing, carnivores and scavenging to be back and drive the systema, says Frans Schepers, Managing Director of Rewilding Europe.
In each piece a blossoming rose is a sign of life, as a sign of the common humanity people in pain share in their despair; the humiliated, the abased and cast aside, captured by different photographers.
Travelocity asked, aBased on what youave heard in the news, which would you say are the top three destinations that you think are most affected by the oil spill?a While many travel companies -- including Travelocity -- have launched pages dedicated to providing information about Gulf Coast travel, misperceptions abound.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and top White House economic adviser Lawrence Summers urges G20 nations not to curb budget deficits, saying that global growth should be abased on many pillarsa.
The film offers no sermons, just the evidence of human-to-human and heart-to-heart contact that reveals the compassion and joy that can live in the hearts of the most humble and abased.
David Wilson, Glasgow on John Buchan's novel, the suave hero Richard ABased Hannay was portrayed in three big-screen films.
Donald Lateiner, a humanities-classics professor at Ohio Wesleyan University, says that men kissed men on the cheek as a social greeting, while subjects of a king "abased" themselves by kissing the ground in front of him.