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mitigate
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
make less harmful or unpleasant
  • "Because people are slow learners, like your sister," Clara said, grinning at Betsey to mitigate the criticism.
    Chapters 75-76 (3% in)
mitigate = make less harmful or unpleasant
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