reduce

reduce

reduces

reduced

reduced

reducing

Verb
  • "The sauce should reduce to one cup"

Synonymer

cut down on; make a reduction in
  • "reduce your daily fat intake"

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make less complex
  • "reduce a problem to a single question"

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bring to humbler or weaker state or condition
  • "He reduced the population to slavery"
simplify the form of a mathematical equation of expression by substituting one term for another
lower in grade or rank; force somebody into an unpleasant situation
  • "She reduced her niece to a servant"
be the essential element
  • "The proposal boils down to a compromise"

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Synonymer

lessen
  • "reduced standard of living"
make smaller
  • "reduce an image"

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Synonymer

narrow or limit
  • "reduce the influx of foreigners"

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undergo meiosis
  • "The cells reduce"
reposition back to its normal site, as of a broken bone, in surgery
cook until very little liquid is left, as of sauces
  • "The cook reduced the sauce by boiling it for a long time"

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Synonymer

take off weight
  • Svenska
  • banta [ allmänt ]

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