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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Become less strong; Lessen the strength of; Reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of; Lessen in force or effect; Destroy property or hinder normal operations.

Usage examples (34)
  • My dad was the strongest man on earth, and watching him weaken is terrifying, but losing him?
  • But this system is actually going to continue to weaken, which is some great news.
  • Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning!
  • But it shouldn't be their objective to "weaken" or marginalize them. for more
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