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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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MP Janar Akayev asked what was the reason behind former National Bank Governor Abdygulov's demotion.
Raikkonen's demotion places the two Force India's on the third row of the grid, with Esteban Ocon placed at P5 and Sergio Perez placed at P6.
A survey of 3,000 workers for the charity Business in the Community found three out of five have experienced mental ill health - but 15% said they faced dismissal, disciplinary action or demotion if they talked about it, an increase of 6% on similar research a year ago.
In late May this year the Riga Regional Court ruled in favour of Strike, annulling the KNAB chief's decision about her demotion by way of disciplinary punishment and partly satisfying Strike's claims for moral damages and compensation for the difference between the salary she was paid as the KNAB deputy chief and the salary that she received after demotion to the position of senior expert.
Justice Mohammad Ameer Bhatti passed the orders on a petition, filed by SP Farooq, SP Amjad Qureshi, DSP Riaz Ali Shah, DSP Sarwar Awan, DSP Rashid, DSP Nasir Awan, DSP Rana Islam and DSP Zulfiqar and others, challenging their demotion orders.
The promotion and demotion of constraints has been stuck in the stone ages for many many years up until recent years when Excellicon introduced its database of timing constraints.
Sub-Inspector (SI) Risalat Hussain was penalized with demotion and made ASI while two years service of SI Anayat Hussain was forfeited.
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.
The demotion of the Pluto gathered momentum among both laymen and astronomers alike, up until it reached an unceremonious peak in 2006.
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.
It's not a demotion because his actual position is really Director IV," she stressed.
Summary: Los Angeles police officer Steven Ruiz, who had some bumps in his lengthy law enforcement career, is suing his former employer due to a demotion.
17 probe," were members of any faction or parallel state structure, adding that their demotion and suspension from their posts were not reasonable.
Krause and Semadeni assert that their study shows that apprentice and departure separations "have virtually no effect on firm performance," but demotion separations do.