abaissant etymology

French word abaissant comes from French abaisser, French ouïr ((archaic) to hear. (archaic) to listen.)

Detailed word origin of abaissant

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
abaisser French (fra) (figuratively, reflexive, transitive) To humble oneself, demean oneself, stoop; abase, degrade, humiliate.. (literally, transitive) To lower; to reduce; to bring down. (reflexive, transitive) To come or go down; to descend.
ouïr French (fra) (archaic) to hear. (archaic) to listen.
abaissant French (fra) (dated) Rendering morally inferior; degrading, demeaning.. Lowering.

Words with the same origin as abaissant

Descendants of abaisser
abaissable abaissement abaisseur
Descendants of ouïr
ouï ouïe oyant