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Definition 1: reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of - [verb of change]

Samples where de-escalate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • de-escalate a crisis

Synonyms for de-escalate in the sense of this definition

(de-escalate is a kind of ...) make smaller

"He decreased his staff"

Definition 2: diminish in size, scope, or intensity - [verb of change]

Samples where de-escalate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The war of words between them de-escalated with time

(de-escalate is a kind of ...) 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"

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