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thin out, cut, reduce, thin, dilute
v. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
tighten, reduce
v. narrow or limit; "reduce the influx of foreigners"
boil down, concentrate, reduce
v. cook until very little liquid is left; "The cook reduced the sauce by boiling it for a long time"
decoct, boil down, concentrate, reduce
v. be cooked until very little liquid is left; "The sauce should reduce to one cup"
deoxidise, deoxidize, reduce
v. to remove oxygen from a compound, or cause to react with hydrogen or form a hydride, or to undergo an increase in the number of electrons
scale down, reduce
v. make smaller; "reduce an image"
reduce, shrink
v. reduce in size; reduce physically; "Hot water will shrink the sweater"; "Can you shrink this image?"
reduce
v. destress and thus weaken a sound when pronouncing it
reduce
v. reposition (a broken bone after surgery) back to its normal site
reduce
v. undergo meiosis; "The cells reduce"
reduce
v. lower in grade or rank or force somebody into an undignified situation; "She reduced her niece to a servant"
reduce
v. simplify the form of a mathematical equation of expression by substituting one term for another
reduce
v. lessen and make more modest; "reduce one's standard of living"
reduce
v. bring to humbler or weaker state or condition; "He reduced the population to slavery"
keep down, reduce, subjugate, subdue, quash, repress
v. put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"
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assuage, palliate, alleviate, relieve
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; "This pill will relieve your headaches"
help
v. improve; change for the better; "New slipcovers will help the old living room furniture"
ease, comfort
v. lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate; "ease the pain in your legs"
render
v. cause to become; "The shot rendered her immobile"
fall, lessen, diminish, decrease
v. decrease in size, extent, or range; "The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"; "The cabin pressure fell dramatically"; "her weight fell to under a hundred pounds"; "his voice fell to a whisper"
fall, lessen, diminish, decrease
v. decrease in size, extent, or range; "The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"; "The cabin pressure fell dramatically"; "her weight fell to under a hundred pounds"; "his voice fell to a whisper"
deoxidise, deoxidize, reduce
v. to remove oxygen from a compound, or cause to react with hydrogen or form a hydride, or to undergo an increase in the number of electrons
deoxidise, deoxidize, reduce
v. to remove oxygen from a compound, or cause to react with hydrogen or form a hydride, or to undergo an increase in the number of electrons
deoxidise, deoxidize, reduce
v. to remove oxygen from a compound, or cause to react with hydrogen or form a hydride, or to undergo an increase in the number of electrons
reduce, shrink
v. reduce in size; reduce physically; "Hot water will shrink the sweater"; "Can you shrink this image?"
shrivel, shrink
v. decrease in size, range, or extent; "His earnings shrank"; "My courage shrivelled when I saw the task before me"
shrivel, shrink
v. decrease in size, range, or extent; "His earnings shrank"; "My courage shrivelled when I saw the task before me"
condense, concentrate, contract
v. make more concise; "condense the contents of a book into a summary"
condense, concentrate, contract
v. make more concise; "condense the contents of a book into a summary"
condense, concentrate, contract
v. make more concise; "condense the contents of a book into a summary"
unbend, relax
v. make less taut; "relax the tension on the rope"
remit, slacken
v. make slack as by lessening tension or firmness
wane
v. decrease in phase; "the moon is waning"
stamp down, curb, conquer, subdue, inhibit, suppress
v. to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
alleviate, ease, facilitate
v. make easier; "you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
stretch
v. extend the scope or meaning of; often unduly; "Stretch the limits"; "stretch my patience"; "stretch the imagination"
transcribe
v. convert the genetic information in (a strand of DNA) into a strand of RNA, especially messenger RNA
suppress
v. reduce the incidence or severity of or stop; "suppress a yawn"; "this drug can suppress the hemorrhage"
get the better of, defeat, overcome
v. win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
hold back, keep back, keep, restrain
v. keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
squeeze
v. press firmly; "He squeezed my hand"
squeeze
v. press firmly; "He squeezed my hand"
pack together, compact, compress
v. make more compact by or as if by pressing; "compress the data"
pack together, compact, compress
v. make more compact by or as if by pressing; "compress the data"
pack together, compact, compress
v. make more compact by or as if by pressing; "compress the data"
pinch, crimp
v. make ridges into by pinching together
pinch, crimp
v. make ridges into by pinching together
reduce
v. reposition (a broken bone after surgery) back to its normal site
reduce
v. reposition (a broken bone after surgery) back to its normal site
reduce
v. undergo meiosis; "The cells reduce"
reduce
v. undergo meiosis; "The cells reduce"
squeeze, mash, squelch, crush, squash
v. to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
pull down, take down, tear down, dismantle, rase, raze, level
v. tear down so as to make flat with the ground; "The building was levelled"
duck
v. to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away; "Before he could duck, another stone struck him"
quail, recoil, wince, shrink, cringe, funk, squinch, flinch
v. draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
stoop
v. sag, bend, bend over or down; "the rocks stooped down over the hiking path"
tumble
v. put clothes in a tumbling barrel, where they are whirled about in hot air, usually with the purpose of drying; "Wash in warm water and tumble dry"
pass
v. transfer to another; of rights or property; "Our house passed under his official control"
discount
v. give a reduction in price on; "I never discount these books-they sell like hot cakes"
enslave
v. make a slave of; bring into servitude
hold in, contain, restrain, moderate, curb, control
v. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
encourage, further, boost, advance, promote
v. contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
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contract, narrow
v. make or become more narrow or restricted; "The selection was narrowed"; "The road narrowed"
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put on, gain
v. increase (one's body weight); "She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising"
acquire
v. locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
increase
v. make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
increase
v. make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
increase
v. make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
increase
v. become bigger or greater in amount; "The amount of work increased"
beef up, fortify, strengthen
v. make strong or stronger; "This exercise will strengthen your upper body"; "strengthen the relations between the two countries"
beef up, fortify, strengthen
v. make strong or stronger; "This exercise will strengthen your upper body"; "strengthen the relations between the two countries"
oxidate, oxidise, oxidize
v. add oxygen to or combine with oxygen
oxidate, oxidise, oxidize
v. add oxygen to or combine with oxygen
blow up, magnify, enlarge
v. make large; "blow up an image"
blow up, magnify, enlarge
v. make large; "blow up an image"
make grow, develop
v. cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development; "The perfect climate here develops the grain"; "He developed a new kind of apple"
inflate
v. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
inflate
v. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
civilise, civilize
v. raise from a barbaric to a civilized state; "The wild child found wandering in the forest was gradually civilized"
grow
v. become attached by or as if by the process of growth; "The tree trunks had grown together"
modernise, develop, modernize
v. become technologically advanced; "Many countries in Asia are now developing at a very fast pace"; "Viet Nam is modernizing rapidly"
develop
v. make visible by means of chemical solutions; "Please develop this roll of film for me"
zoom in, zoom
v. display a document in a selected page layout view
reduce
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