Definitions For Lessen


  • Decrease in size, extent, or range
  • Wear off or die down
  • Make smaller
  • To become less or to cause (something) to become less

Is Lessen a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Lessen is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lessen in a Sentence

  • Medication helps lessen the severity of the symptoms.
  • We lessened our efforts as it became clear they weren't having an effect

Synonyms for Lessen

Antonyms for Lessen

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