Synonyms & Antonyms : Weaken

Weaken



( Verb )


Long illness has
weakened his health.

Synonyms:

Attenuate

Enfeeble

Sap

Impair

Debilitate

Universe

Contextual Examples:

Daily prayer
attenuates the errors and opinions of day to day life. God, however, does not attenuate serious crimes against society.

The angry remarks of the teacher
enfeebled the weaker students instead of encouraging them.

Years of failure have
sapped his confidence.

The principal advised the teacher to deal with children sweetly and not to
impair their originality by harsh handling.


Antonyms:

Strengthen

Fortify

Brace

Boost

Enhance

Improve

Invigorate

Harden

Create

Contextual Examples:

The aim of education is to
strengthen the character of the students.

The unexpected win helped to
boost his team’s morale.

The sweetness of the teacher should
fortify the intellect of the learners instead of debilitating them.

The extra – curricular activities are designed to
brace the young children and create in them courage.

He said nothing but I saw his face getting
hardened.




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