Translation of "downgrade" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ˌdaʊnˈɡreɪd/ us /ˌdaʊnˈɡreɪd/

to reduce someone or something to a lower rank or position, or to cause something to be considered less important or valuable

My job's been downgraded to that of ordinary editor. 我已經被降爲普通編輯了。
We can't let the management downgrade the importance of safety at work. 我們絕不能允許管理層輕視工作安全問題。
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noun [ C ] uk /ˌdaʊnˈɡreɪd/ us /ˌdaʊnˈɡreɪd/

the process of downgrading:

A credit rating downgrade would raise their cost of borrowing.

(Translation of “downgrade” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)