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verb (adverb)

to make or become slim, esp intentionally
to make (an organization) more efficient or (of an organization) to become more efficient, esp by cutting staff

noun slimdown

an instance of an organization slimming down

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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