watered-down

[ waw-terd-doun, wot-erd- ]
See synonyms for watered-down on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. made weaker or less effective from or as from dilution with water: a watered-down cocktail; Spectators saw a watered-down version of the famous opera.

Origin of watered-down

1
First recorded in 1895–1900

Words Nearby watered-down

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use watered-down in a sentence