Lessen

• (a.) 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. • (v. i.) 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 weal...
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lessen

verb make smaller; `He decreased his staff`
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Lessen

Less'en (lĕs''n) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Lessened (-'nd); present participle & verbal noun Lessening .] [ From Less , adjective ] To make less; to reduce; to make smaller, or few...
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Lessen

Less'en intransitive verb 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 . « The objection lessens much, and comes to no more than this: there was o...
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