September 16, 2015
Word: attenuate (v)
Meaning: to weaken
Synonyms: diminish, decrease, lessen
1. Even though my dog peed on the carpet, my love for him didn’t attenuate.
2. Your muscles will attenuate if you don't exercise.
3. The foundation of the building will attenuate with every earthquake.
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