Definisi 'weaken'
English to English
verb
1 lessen the strength of
Example:
• The fever weakened his body
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2 become weaker
Example:
• The prisoner's resistance weakened after seven days
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3 destroy property or hinder normal operations
Example:
• The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war
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4 reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of
Example:
• de-escalate a crisis
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5 lessen in force or effect
Example:
• soften a shock
• break a fall
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6 To make weak; to lessen the strength of; to deprive of strength; to debilitate; to enfeeble; to enervate; as, to weaken the body or the mind; to weaken the hands of a magistrate; to weaken the force of an objection or an argument.
source: webster1913
7 To become weak or weaker; to lose strength, spirit, or determination; to become less positive or resolute; as, the patient weakened; the witness weakened on cross-examination.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
beef up, fortify, strengthen, decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down, de-escalation, weakening, escalate, intensify, step up, weakener, diminish, fall, lessen, alter, disobey, attenuate, disappear, evaporate, melt, die down, de-energise, deafen, derail,

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