balance out

phrasal verb

Definition of balance out 

1 : to make (a different or opposite thing) less powerful, noticeable, etc. : to compensate for Serve black coffee to help balance out the sweetness of the dessert. His quickness will balance out the other fighter's greater strength.

2 : to be or become equal or even The good times and the bad times balanced out

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