dilute: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (di-lt', dī-adj.also dī'lt), [key]
— v., adj. -lut•ed, -lut•ing,
- to make (a liquid) thinner or weaker by the addition of water or the like.
- to make fainter, as a color.
- to reduce the strength, force, or efficiency of by admixture.
- to become diluted.
- reduced in strength, as a chemical by admixture; weak: a dilute solution.
- dilute (Thesaurus)