Definitions for "Depreciate"
To lessen in price or estimated value; to lower the worth of; to represent as of little value or claim to esteem; to undervalue.
To fall in value; to become of less worth; to sink in estimation; as, a paper currency will depreciate, unless it is convertible into specie.
to decrease the value of a currency under floating exchange rates
belittle; "The teacher should not deprecate his student's efforts"
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To become less valuable due to wear and tear on vehicles, buildings, machinery, etc.
Keywords:  allocate, asset, life, purchase, cost
To allocate the purchase cost of an asset over its life.
Keywords:  see
See depreciation.