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weakens

verb
present tense third-person singular 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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“Weakens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/weakens. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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