milden

[ mahyl-dn ]
/ ˈmaɪl dn /

verb (used with or without object)

to make or become mild or milder.

Nearby words

  1. milchik,
  2. mild,
  3. mild mercurous chloride,
  4. mild silver protein,
  5. mild steel,
  6. mildew,
  7. mildewcide,
  8. mildewed,
  9. mildewproof,
  10. mildly

Origin of milden

First recorded in 1595–1605; mild + -en1

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milden

/ (ˈmaɪldən) /

verb

to make or become mild or milder
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