Definitions for de-escalate

Definitions for (verb) de-escalate

Main entry: step down, weaken, de-escalate

Definition: reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of

Usage: de-escalate a crisis

Main entry: de-escalate

Definition: diminish in size, scope, or intensity

Usage: The war of words between them de-escalated with time

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