Translation of "demote" - English-Spanish dictionary

demote

verb uk /dɪˈməʊt/ us /-ˈmoʊt/

to lower someone or something in rank or position

bajar de categoría, degradar
The captain was demoted (to sergeant) for failing to fulfil his duties.
→ Opposite promote (RAISE)
demotion noun uk /-ˈməʊ.ʃən/ us /-ˈmoʊ.ʃən/

(Translation of “demote” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

demote

verb /diˈməut/

to reduce to a lower rank

degradar
He was demoted for misconduct.
demotion noun

degradación

(Translation of “demote” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)