Synonyms and Antonyms of cauterize
to reduce or weaken in strength or feeling time had cauterized his bitterness, and he was willing to let bygones be bygones Synonyms of cauterize benumb, blunt, dull, damp, dampen, deaden, numbWords Related to cauterize muffle, mute, tone (down); decrease, diminish, lessen, let up (on), lower, reduce, subdue; debilitate, enfeeble, weaken; dwindle, recede, subside, taper (off), wane; alleviate, ease, lighten; abate, moderateNear Antonyms of cauterize amplify, augment, beef (up), boost, consolidate, deepen, enhance, heighten, intensify, magnify, redouble, step up, strengthen; animate, arouse, stimulateAntonyms of cauterize sharpen, whet
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