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weakened

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1 containing foreign or lower-grade substances
  • the pharmacist, motivated by pure greed, would pass off the weakened drugs to unsuspecting customers, some of whom had life-threatening illnesses
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3 lacking strength of will or character
  • the nation's people, weakened by years of tyranny, tended to automatically obey anyone with an authoritative manner
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4 not containing very much of some important element
  • some experts recommend that runners drink a weakened mixture of juice and water
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weakened

verb , past tense of weaken

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1 to diminish the physical strength of
  • weeks of hardship in the desert had greatly weakened them
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2 to lose bodily strength or vigor
  • the bodybuilder weakened once she eased off on her workouts
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