De-escalate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌdiːˈeskəleɪt|  American pronunciation of the word de-escalate
Brit.  |diːˈɛskəleɪt|  British pronunciation of the word de-escalate

verb

- diminish in size, scope, or intensity

The war of words between them de-escalated with time

- reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of(syn: weaken)

de-escalate a crisis

Examples

The war of words between them de-escalated with time

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