Nerf

[ nurf ]
/ nɜrf /

Trademark.

the brand name of various toys modeled especially on sports equipment but made of foam rubber or other soft substances.

verb (used with object)

(lowercase) Slang. (in a video game) to reconfigure (an existing character or weapon), making it less powerful: The game development team nerfed several guns in the recent update.
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