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Word: modulate

Definition: tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G


More Vocab Words

::: litigation - lawsuit; N. litigant: one party in a lawsuit; V. litigate
::: incarcerate - imprison
::: drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
::: trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
::: placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
::: fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
::: discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
::: bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
::: gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
::: dissonance - discord