Synonyms of de escalate


1. de-escalate, decrease, diminish, lessen, fall

usage: diminish in size, scope, or intensity; "The war of words between them de-escalated with time"

2. de-escalate, weaken, step down, decrease, lessen, minify

usage: reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of; "de-escalate a crisis"

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