Synonyms for de-escalate

Synonyms for (verb) de-escalate

Synonyms: step down, weaken, de-escalate

Definition: reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of

Usage: de-escalate a crisis

Similar words: lessen, minify, decrease

Definition: make smaller

Usage: He decreased his staff

Synonyms: de-escalate

Definition: diminish in size, scope, or intensity

Usage: The war of words between them de-escalated with time

Similar words: fall, lessen, diminish, decrease

Definition: decrease in size, extent, or range

Usage: 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

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