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weaken
British English: /ˈwiːk(ə)n/
American English: /ˈwikən/

Translation of weaken in French:

transitive verb

  • 2
    (explosion, stress)
    affaiblir (structure, beam)
    rendre [quelque chose] moins solide (joint, bank, wall)
  • 3
    (event, discovery)
    nuire à l'autorité de (government, president)
    affaiblir (team, company, authority, resolve, cause, defence)
    diminuer (support, influence)
    amoindrir (argument, power)
    nuire à (morale)
    ébranler (will)
  • 4 (dilute)
    diluer (solution, concentration)
  • 5 (Economy, Finance)
    affaiblir (economy, currency)
    faire baisser (prices, demand, shares)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (physically)
    (person, muscles)
    s'affaiblir
    (grip)
    se relâcher
  • 2 (lose power)
    (government, president, country, resistance, resolve)
    fléchir
    (support, alliance)
    se relâcher
    (friendship, love)
    faiblir
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