bemean

[bih-meen]
verb (used with object), bemeaned, bemeaning. Archaic.
to make mean; demean; debase (usually used reflexively).

Origin:
1645–55; be- + mean2

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bemean (bɪˈmiːn)
 
vb
a less common word for demean

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Be honest with yourself and admit that you can bemean at times yourself, and then be willing to forgive.
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