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harshen

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of harshen

  1. to make more harsh, uncompromising, or severe <recent changes to the drunk driving laws harshen penalties for repeat offenders> Synonyms harden, stiffen, strengthen, toughen Near Antonyms lessen, moderate, soften Antonyms ameliorate, ease




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