1. abase- cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of; "He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss". chagrin, humiliate, humble, mortify. spite, bruise, injure, offend, hurt- hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised my ego".What does abased mean in the Bible?
Bible Usage: The literal sense of abase is to lower or depress, to throw or cast down, as used by Bacon, 'to abase the eye.' But the word is seldom used in reference to material things. 2. To cast down; to reduce low; to depress; to humble; to degrade; applied to the passions, rank, office, and condition in life.What does Abase mean?
• ABASE (verb) The verb ABASE has 1 sense: 1. cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of Familiarity information: ABASE used as a verb is very rare.What does to abase mean?
abase. ( əˈbeɪs) vb ( tr) 1. to humble or belittle (oneself, etc) 2. to lower or reduce, as in rank or estimation. [C15: abessen, from Old French abaissier to make low.