|heikentää englanniksi||degrade fi, emasculate fi, debase fi, undermine fi, fade fi, rebate fi, deteriorate fi, enervate fi, impair fi, weaken fi, sap fi, dilute fi|
: Fred degrades himself by his behaviour.
*: Prynne was sentenced by the Star Chamber Court to be degraded from the bar.
: The DNA sample has degraded.
*: Luxury had not emasculated their minds.
*: Martin, for instance, had on one occasion undermined a tree sacred to old gods, then stood in the path of its fall, but forced it to fall elsewhere by making the sign of the Cross.
: ux|en|The war efforts were undermined by the constant bickering between the allies.
*: Passages that are somewhat fade.
*: His masculine taste gave him a sense of something fade and ludicrous.
*: The earth mourneth and fadeth away.
*: flowers that never fade
: The milkmans whistling faded into the distance.
*: The stars shall fade away.
*: He makes a swanlike end, / Fading in music.
*: A strange thing was that Bovary, while continually thinking of Emma, was forgetting her. He grew desperate as he felt this image fading from his memory in spite of all efforts to retain it. Yet every night he dreamt of her; it was always the same dream. He drew near her, but when he was about to clasp her she fell into decay in his arms.
*: But doth rebate and blunt his natural edge.
: to deteriorate the mind
*: The art of war, like every other art, ecclesiastical architecture alone excepted, was greatly deteriorated during those years of general degradation...
*: Nor safe their dwellings were, for sapped by floods, / Their houses fell upon their household gods.
*: Ring out the grief that saps the mind...
*: Both assaults carried on by sapping.
*: Mix their watery store / With the chyles current, and dilute it more.
*: Lest these colours should be diluted and weakened by the mixture of any adventitious light.
: it dilutes easily
: Clean the panel with a dilute, neutral cleaner.