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Definition 1: make sparse - [verb of change]

Samples where thin out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • thin out the young plants

(thin out is a kind of ...) cut down on; make a reduction in

"reduce your daily fat intake" "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"

(... is a kind of thin out ) cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of

"dress the plants in the garden"

Definition 2: become sparser - [verb of change]

Samples where thin out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Towards the end of town, the houses thinned out

(thin out 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"

Definition 3: lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture - [verb of change]

Samples where thin out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • cut bourbon

Synonyms for thin out in the sense of this definition

(thin out is a kind of ...) lessen the strength of

"The fever weakened his body"

(... is a kind of thin out ) make less strong or intense

"water down the mixture"

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