10 WORDS A DAY/WORD MEANING SERIES STARTING WITH A/A-Z
behave in a way that belittles or degrades (someone).
make (someone) feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.
(of something unpleasant or severe) become less intense or widespread.
(of a monarch) renounce one's throne/fail to fulfill or undertake (a responsibility or duty).
departing from an accepted standard/diverging from the normal type.
a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typically an unwelcome one.
encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in particular to commit a crime.
a state of temporary disuse or suspension.
regard with disgust and hatred.
(of something bad) experienced or present to the maximum degree/(of a person or their behaviour) completely without pride or dignity; self-abasing.