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degrade
used in Gone with the Wind

4 uses
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  • But Georgia, by its stubborn resistance, had so far escaped this final degradation.
    4.47 (80% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • It was the final degradation for her to think of Ashley reduced to the state of these other soldiers.
    3.30 (17% in)
  • Instead of being ashamed at having his degrading occupation thrown in his face, he seemed pleased and laughed uproariously, slapping Hugh on the back.
    4.35 (64% in)
  • And no matter which side they took, the relatives heartily deplored the fact that India had taken it upon herself to wash the family dirty linen so publicly and involve Ashley in so degrading a scandal.
    5.55 (73% in)

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