Word of the Day – July 4 – Attenuate

Filed under: Word of the Day |
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Attenuate  ( uh-TEN-yuh-wayt)

Definition:

1: To make thin or slender.

2: To make thin in consistency.

3: To lessen the amount, force, magnitude, or value of: weaken.

4: To reduce the severity, virulence,  or vitality of.

Example sentence: It is well established that daily exercise can attenuate the health risks associated with being overweight.

Share Sunny 101.9 WKQS Content with World!
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Tumblr
  • Reddit
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Add to favorites
  • Print
  • PDF
  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • del.icio.us
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • BarraPunto
  • Bitacoras.com
  • LinkedIn
  • Live
  • RSS
  • Slashdot
  • Mixx
  • Fark
  • MySpace

Comments

comments