relegate

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relegate /ˈrɛləˌgeɪt/ verb
relegates; relegated; relegating
relegate
/ˈrɛləˌgeɪt/
verb
relegates; relegated; relegating
Learner's definition of RELEGATE
[+ object]
formal : to put (someone or something) in a lower or less important position, rank, etc. usually used as (be) relegated usually + to
formal : to give (something, such as a job or responsibility) to another person or group
British : to move (a sports team) to a lower position in a league usually used as (be) relegated usually + to
opposite promote

— relegation

/ˌrɛləˈgeɪʃən/ noun [noncount]
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