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Synonyms for ABASEMENT

Usage Examples for ABASEMENT

  1. Mr. Harding's confidence, his self- abasement, and his almost despairing appeal, had surely given Malling certain rights. - "The Dweller on the Threshold" by Robert Smythe Hichens
  2. For so long as the future was left him, Branwell never reached the limit of abasement. - "Emily Brontë" by A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson
  3. Nor did he take any precaution to shield himself from punishment- the punishment of outward circumstance and natural consequence- as his moral abasement proceeded. - "Julian Home" by Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  4. In the first place, the relation of that madness- no, poor child, not wickedness- but if you tell it to him, it is a wilful and unnecessary self- abasement. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith
  5. The teaching of Christ was the humility and the abasement of the human in favor of the spiritual and the divine. - "A Text-Book of the History of Painting" by John C. Van Dyke