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demoteverb [T]

uk   /dɪˈməʊt/  us   /-ˈmoʊt/
to lower someone or something in rank or position: The captain was demoted (to sergeant) for failing to fulfil his duties.
Opposite
demotion
noun [C or U] uk   /-ˈməʊ.ʃən/  us   /-ˈmoʊ.ʃən/
Translations of “demote”
in Vietnamese giáng chức…
in Spanish degradar…
in Thai ลดชั้น…
in Malaysian turun pangkat…
in French rétrograder…
in German degradieren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使降職,使降級…
in Indonesian menurunkan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使降职,使降级…
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