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diffuse
used in The Horse Whisperer

2 uses
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Definition
to spread; or to soften or calm

or:

to be spread out (not concentrated) — sometimes implying a lack or organization or the use of too many words
  • A second scan however had found some diffused bleeding in the brain so they had drilled a tiny hole in her skull and inserted something that was now monitoring the pressure inside.
    Two (68% in)
  • Annie smiled and swallowed some more wine, hoping to diffuse the silence that now fell between them.
    Thirty (73% in)

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