- degradation of energy,
- degree day
Origin of degraded
verb (used with object), de·grad·ed, de·grad·ing.
verb (used without object), de·grad·ed, de·grad·ing.
Origin of degrade
Examples from the Web for degraded
It's a place where minorities are degraded and maligned for fun.
The nature of the mobile-enabled swarmcast means it appear to be degraded, but it has really only reconfigured.
A high end audio system from 50 years ago sounds better than your degraded, compressed product.25 Things I Want from an Online Music Service (and Almost Never Get)|Ted Gioia|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He degraded her and he really put her through the wringer, but she survived that and stayed with him anyway.Adam Driver on Role-Play Sex with Lena Dunham on ‘Girls’ and Adam’s Stormy Relationship with Hannah|Marlow Stern|March 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When people and goods can't move because of a degraded transportation infrastructure, business comes to a screeching halt.
Women despised her; no man would marry her, and she might be degraded by a punishment inflicted by her parents.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
The one way is the positive way, when a man who suffers trouble is degraded by it.The Evil Genius|Wilkie Collins
The Gymnotidae are strongly modified and degraded Characinidae.
How could he bear that any of his former friends should look upon him degraded and repulsive of aspect?Nevermore|Rolf Boldrewood
Verily, the whole creation groaneth and travaileth, and man is a degraded monster, and sin is over all.The Big Bow Mystery|I. Zangwill