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dilute

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of dilute

  1. 1 not containing very much of some important element a dilute acid that's safe to handle in the classroom Synonyms of dilute weak, diluted, thin, thinned, washy, watery, weakenedWords Related to dilute adulterated, watered-downNear Antonyms of dilute enriched, fortified; concentrated, condensed, evaporatedAntonyms of dilute full-bodied, rich, strong

  2. 2 containing foreign or lower-grade substances a dilute solution of ammonia Synonyms of dilute adulterate, adulterated, alloyed, contaminated, impure, diluted, polluted, tainted, thinned, weakenedWords Related to dilute unclarified, unfiltered, unrefined; befouled, begrimed, bemired, besmirched, corrupted, debased, defiled, dirtied, fouled, maculate (or maculated), soiled, spoiled, sullied; blended, commingled, incorporated, intermingled, intermixed, merged, mingled, mixed; coalesced, combined, compounded; cheapened, doctoredNear Antonyms of dilute clarified, filtered, purified, refined, ultrarefined; neat, plain, straight; concentrated, strong; uncombined; pasteurized; sterile, sterilized; clean, immaculate, spotless, stainless, unsoiled, unsulliedAntonyms of dilute fine, pure, ultrapure, unadulterated, unalloyed, uncontaminated, uncut, undiluted, unmixed, unpolluted, untainted


dilute

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of dilute

  1. to alter (something) for the worse with the addition of foreign or lower-grade substances the pharmacist was convicted of diluting prescription drugs in order to increase profits Synonyms of dilute cut, adulterate, extend, lace, sophisticate, thin, water down, weakenWords Related to dilute load; befoul, contaminate, corrupt, defile, dirty, envenom, foul, infect, poison, pollute, soil, spoil, sully, taint; cheapen, debase, degrade; manipulate, misrepresent, tamper (with); counterfeit, fake, falsify, fudge; doctor, spike; attenuate, moderate, qualify, temperNear Antonyms of dilute fertilize, lard; augment, reinforce (also reenforce), supplement; decontaminate, purify; clarify, clean, cleanse, distill (also distil), filter, flush, leach, pasteurize, purge, refine; better, enhance, improve; compact, concentrate, condenseAntonyms of dilute enrich, fortify, richen, strengthen



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