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Meaning of DE-ESCALATE

Pronunciation:  de'esku`leyt

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [v]  reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of; "de-escalate a crisis"
  2. [v]  diminish in size, scope, or intensity; "The war of words between them de-escalated with time"
 

DE-ESCALATE is a 11 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: step down, weaken
 
 Antonyms: escalate, intensify, step up
 
 See Also: decrease, diminish, fall, lessen, minify

 

 

 

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