de-escalate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To decrease the size, range, or strength of (a war, as an example).
    • to reduce in strength (an emergency or a war).
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to diminish or diminish in proportions, range, or power: The birth price features started to de-escalate.
  • verb:
    • Alternative spelling of deescalate.
    • diminish in proportions, range, or power
    • lower the level or power or dimensions or range of

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