What does Mitigation mean?

Definitions for Mitigation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extenuation, mitigation, palliation(noun)

    to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious

  2. extenuation, mitigation(noun)

    a partial excuse to mitigate censure; an attempt to represent an offense as less serious than it appears by showing mitigating circumstances

  3. moderation, mitigation(noun)

    the action of lessening in severity or intensity

    "the object being control or moderation of economic depressions"


  1. mitigation(Noun)

    relief; alleviation

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mitigation(noun)

    the act of mitigating, or the state of being mitigated; abatement or diminution of anything painful, harsh, severe, afflictive, or calamitous; as, the mitigation of pain, grief, rigor, severity, punishment, or penalty


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mitigation in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mitigation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jesus Dureza:

    He communicates in a very rough way, but he has a policy group, he consults, he listens, there's mitigation after his speeches.

  2. Assistant Town Manager Roxanne Robinson:

    We're still in the process of negotiating with the partners on what the final mitigation solution will be and who is going to be paying for that.

  3. Dan Collins:

    I think his mitigation will be in part paying close attention to what his explanation is and what circumstances beyond his control ... caused him to do this.

  4. Pawel Kaczorowsky:

    We are trying to take mitigation measures but the problem is huge. Trees die or are weakened and susceptible to woodworm attacks and the forest is more prone to fire.

  5. Patrick Von Bargen:

    The methane mitigation industry offers readily deployable, American-made technologies that can support a solution that is a true win-win for both the environment and the oil and gas supply chain.

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