What is the opposite of intensify?

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Opposite of to become or make more intense
“During the midsection of the morning, I was able to abate my longing for biscuits by eating a slice of homemade fruit cake.”
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Opposite of to increase, or cause to increase, in amount, degree or value
more ❯
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Opposite of to strengthen or reaffirm in rank or position
“His latest traffic transgression would undermine his clean driving record.”
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Opposite of to make worse or more severe
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Opposite of to aggravate, especially a wound
“She reassured the child that the cut was minor and that it would heal over time.”
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(of a sound) Opposite of to become louder or higher in pitch
“His anger dissipated and his tone would gradually hush as he calmed down.”
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Opposite of liven up
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Opposite of to emphasize, stress, or indicate the importance of
“To say that fantasy movies have not been a big draw at the box office is to understate the matter.”
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