demote (one) from (something) to (something)(redirected from demote him from to)
demote (one) from (something) to (something)
To reassign one to a role or position with less authority or responsibility. I'm worried that if the boss finds out this blunder was my fault, she'll demote me from project manager to a lower position.
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