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  Definition of dilute
  1. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
  2. corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones; "adulterate liquor"
  3. reduced in strength or concentration or quality or purity; "diluted alcohol"; "a dilute solution"; "dilute acetic acid"
Similar Words: thin, thin out, reduce, cut, adulterate, stretch, debase, diluted

 

Hyponyms: water down, sophisticate, doctor, doctor up

 

Grouped Verbs: extend, stretch

 

Derivational Morphology: cutting, thinning, dilutant, diluent, thinner, dilution, adulteration, debasement, adulterant, adulterator

 

 
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