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Synonyms of dilute in English:


  • 1 strong bleach can be diluted with water
    make weaker, weaken, water down;
    thin out, thin;
    doctor, adulterate
  • 2 the original plans have been diluted
    weaken, moderate, tone down, water down
  • adjective

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  • 1 a dilute acid See diluted
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