1. [ verb ] lower the value or quality of

"The tear devalues the painting"

Related terms: change lower depreciate debase devaluation
2. [ verb ] remove the value from; deprive of its value
Synonyms: devaluate
Related terms: degrade demonetize devaluation
3. [ verb ] lose in value
Synonyms: undervalue devaluate depreciate

"The dollar depreciated again"

Related terms: appreciate decrease depreciate depreciation depreciation devaluation
Similar spelling:   Devall