demote (someone) from (something)

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demote (someone) from (something)

To reassign someone to a less important role or position. I'm worried that I'll be demoted from team manager if the boss finds out this blunder was my fault.
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demote someone from something (to something)

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to lower someone's rank from one rank to another. The manager demoted Bill from cashier to clerk. The army demoted her from lieutenant to sergeant.
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