Synonyms for Cheapening:

v.

cheapening (verb)
paring, lowering, depreciating, slashing, marking down, debasing, devaluating, shaving, cutting, belittling, devaluing, diminishing, deflating, degrading, trimming, reducing, Discounting.

Other synonyms:

adj.
degrading.

Usage examples for Cheapening

  1. They have, most of them, some qualifying doubts as to agricultural progress, the cheapening of cotton production, the raising of home supplies, immigration, mining, and the many other now ambitions and enterprises which have engaged so much attention since the opening of the new era of industrial development. – The Rise of Cotton Mills in the South by Broadus Mitchell
  2. Various mechanical devices have been invented from time to time, quickening and cheapening the making of books and other printed matter, so that to- day printers turn out books and papers in large quantities in an amazingly short time. – Great Inventions and Discoveries by Willis Duff Piercy
  3. The laying out of a golf course, and the cheapening of the motor- car, forced the facts upon our knowledge. – My Little Sister by Elizabeth Robins