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Synonyms for demotion

the act or an instance of demoting

Antonyms for demotion

act of lowering in rank or position

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Trainer Ralph Beckett compared Irad Ortiz to a diving footballer after insisting the US star rider's dramatic antics contributed to the demotion of his five-year-old mare, who was ridden by Jamie Spencer, from first to third in the Grade 1 Beverly D Stakes following apparent interference involving Stephanie's Kitten in the final strides.
Two-year service confiscation punishment awarded to Sub inspector Eid Mohammad Lodhra was upheld while his second appeal in which he had challenged three-increment salary demotion was converted into single increment demotion.
Well placed sources told DDG Pakistan Post has requested in his appeal plea that facts were not kept in view in his case, therefore, President should nullify the decision with regard to his demotion.
Jagland's demotion could make an award critical of President Vladimir Putin more likely, since Russia is a Council member.
NCR blogger Michael Sean Winters welcomed his demotion, albeit with a warning.
Okur also admitted that the suspension and demotion of the prosecutors, who were conducting crucial investigations pursuant to Article 10 of the Counterterrorism Law (TMK), were not based on any facts or concrete evidence but rather on speculation.
Cllr Hanson''s email to me and his demotion emphasises just how little solidarity there is among the elected Labour members.
Yorkston's remarks concerning demotion down the divisions were later put in context by SPL chief executive Neil Doncaster when he confirmed he has no jurisdiction over the SFL and can't put any club into their set-up.
Q: Do you feel it as a demotion as you were the minister for rural development for a very short span of time?
By AodhAn o'FAolAin An Army Ranger who grabbed a female Private and female civilian, exposed himself and called the woman a "dog's b***s" has lost his demotion challenge.
When she returned to work, Schaaf's supervisor gave her the option of accepting a demotion or resigning.
FTSE publishes a Watch List of countries that it is actively monitoring for possible promotion and demotion between Developed, Advanced Emerging, Secondary Emerging and Frontier status.
The council's safer estates team obtained a 12-month demotion order against her at North Shields County Court yesterday.
NUNEATON BOROUGH were still awaiting official confirmation from the Football Association last night over their probable two-tier demotion from Conference North to the Southern League Midlands Division.