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melt

Synonyms of melt in English:

verb

  • 1 the snow was beginning to melt
    thaw, liquefy, defrost, soften, dissolve, deliquesce
  • 2 his smile melted her heart
    soften, disarm, touch, affect, move
  • 3 his anger melted away
    vanish, disappear, fade away, dissolve, evaporate
    literary evanesce
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