ALL meanings of abased

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  • adjective abased (of a charge) lower on an escutcheon than is usual: a bend abased. 1
  • verb with object abased to reduce or lower, as in rank, office, reputation, or estimation; humble; degrade. 1
  • verb with object abased Archaic. to lower; put or bring down: He abased his head. 1
  • noun abased Humbled; lowered, especially in rank, position, or prestige. 1
  • verb abased simple past tense and past participle of abase. 0
  • adjective abased (heraldry) Borne lower than usual, as a fess; also, having the ends of the wings turned downward towards the point of the shield. 0
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