stoop to doing

stoop to doing something

to degrade oneself or condescend to doing something; to do something that is beneath one. Whoever thought that the manager of the department would stoop to sweeping up? I never dreamed that Bill would stoop to stealing.
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Bautista added that "there seems to be nothing that the Senate inquisitionists will not stoop to doing in their persecution of the VP and his allies.