To rest in death or a grave
(Economics) To make money harder to borrow or obtain.
To close out (a position in a securities or commodities trade)
To free from restraint, pressure, or strictness:
(Intransitive, idiomatic) To take more time to do something than is considered acceptable.
To make oneself comfortable as if were in one's own home.
To cast loose; detach:
To pass time at leisure; idle.
(Nautical) To fasten:
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
Divert is defined as to turn aside or distract from one direction to another.
To make or become tense.
To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
cause to feel relaxed
In a slack manner:
To have a short rest period in one's work or studies, other activities
(Intransitive, reflexive) To be or to put into a state of rest.
To relax (the mind) from strain or effort
To pass (time) without doing anything:
The definition of lessen is to diminish or to cause something to be diminished or reduced.
To make (a quantity) smaller.
To reduce the strain, tension, or pressure of or on; loosen; slacken
To spend time in idleness
To make alterations to (land) to make it less polluted or more hospitable to wildlife.
To stir up interest and support through speeches and writing so as to produce changes
To carry on; persist in:
To make less rigid
To reduce for some period of time:
To dig, or go digging, for clams
To manage to get (along or through) in the face of trials and difficulties
To put on an air of sentimental tenderness or wistful melancholy
To let the tongue hang from the mouth in this way.
To think or reflect, especially in a calm and deliberate manner.
To lessen or alleviate something, such as pain or a symptom.
To develop in a slow or unexcited way:
Soften is defined as to make more soft or more gentle.
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To strengthen or toughen a material, especially metal, by heat treatment.
cause to feel relaxed
make less active or fast
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