Definisi 'lessen'

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verb
1 decrease in size, extent, or range Terjemahkan
Example:
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
source: wordnet30

2 make smaller Terjemahkan
Example:
He decreased his staff
source: wordnet30

3 wear off or die down Terjemahkan
Example:
The pain subsided
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4 To make less; to reduce; to make smaller, or fewer; to diminish; to lower; to degrade; as, to lessen a kingdom, or a population; to lessen speed, rank, fortune. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

5 To become less; to shrink; to contract; to decrease; to be diminished; as, the apparent magnitude of objects lessens as we recede from them; his care, or his wealth, lessened. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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