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attenuate
used in Howards End

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Definition
reduce in strength, amount, or size (especially in thickness)
  • Much did she censure the attenuated Cupids who encircle the ceiling of the Queen's Hall, inclining each to each with vapid gesture, and clad in sallow pantaloons, on which the October sunlight struck.
    Chapter 5 (8% in)

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