English-Indonesian

Lessen
kkt. 1 mengurangi (danger of war, weight of s.t.). 2 memperkecil (s.o''s accomplishments). -kki. berkurang. -lessening kb. surutnya, berkurangnya (of tension, fever).

English-English

lessen
To make less; to reduce; to make smaller, or fewer; to diminish; to lower; to degrade; as, to lessen a kingdom, or a population; to lessen speed, rank, fortune.
lessen
To become less; to shrink; to contract; to decrease; to be diminished; as, the apparent magnitude of objects lessens as we recede from them; his care, or his wealth, lessened.

Source: Webster's Unabridged Dictionary



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