Definition of water down
: to reduce or temper the force or effectiveness of watered down the plan
watered–downplay \ˈwȯ-tərd-ˈdau̇n, ˈwä-\ adjective
Examples of water down in a sentence
watered down the cocktails while jacking up their prices
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