What is the opposite of abase?

60 antonyms found



[ ɐbˈe͡ɪs], [ ɐbˈe‍ɪs], [ ɐ_b_ˈeɪ_s]

Antonyms for Abase:


Usage examples of Abase:

  1. You hire down- trodden reporters to go and abase themselves to get the information, while we wouldn't lower ourselves enough to ask even by proxy. "Homeburg Memories", George Helgesen Fitch.
  2. It was scarcely possible for human creatures to bestow more adulation, or to abase themselves more thoroughly, than the honest citizens of Brussels had so recently done in honour of the gentle, gouty Ernest, but they did their best. "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
  3. Go on; cease not to throw all into confusion with thy terrors, to exalt the strength of a twice vanquished race, and abase the arms of Latinus before it. "The Aeneid of Virgil", Virgil.

Rhymes for Abase:

  1. bass, base, race, place, trace, case, face, mace, dace, lace, glace, vase, grace, ace, encase, replace, lambastes, chase, misplace, retrace, space, embrace, erase, pace, heyse, brace;
  2. apace, deface, debase, efface, displace, disgrace;
  3. interlace;