downgrade definition

  • noun:
    • A descending pitch, such as a road.
    • A turn or trend downward.
    • A decline, as with fortune, status, or problem: a neighborhood regarding downgrade.
    • A reduction of a rating, as a financial or credit history.
    • the home possessed by a slope or area that descends
  • verb-transitive:
    • to reduce the condition or salary of.
    • To minimize the significance, value, or standing of. See Synonyms at decry, demote.
  • verb:
    • to put reduced position.
    • To 'dumb down', decrease in complexity, or remove unnecessary components.
    • to lessen the state estimate of a storm's intensity.
    • To revert pc software back again to an adult version.
    • rate lower; reduced in price or esteem

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