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downgrade

verb [T]  us   /ˈdɑʊnˌɡreɪd/
to reduce someone or something to a lower rank or position; to make less important or less valued: They threatened to downgrade my credit rating if I don’t pay the bill immediately.
Translations of “downgrade”
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)降級, (使)降職, 貶低…
in Russian понижать в должности…
in Turkish (makam, mevki, rütbe…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)降级, (使)降职, 贬低…
in Polish zdegradować, obniżać…
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