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Princeton's WordNet

  1. weakeningnoun

    becoming weaker

  2. weakeningadjective

    the act of reducing the strength of something

  3. debilitative, enervating, enfeebling, weakeningadjective

    causing debilitation

  4. weakeningadjective

    moderating by making pain or sorrow weaker


  1. weakeningnoun

    An instance or process of loss of strength

  2. weakeningnoun

    A structural principle of mathematical logic that states that the hypotheses of any derived fact may be freely extended with additional assumptions

Webster Dictionary

  1. Weakening

    of Weaken

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weakening in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weakening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of weakening in a Sentence

  1. Amy Yuan Zhuang:

    If weakening pressure on MYR persists, we can definitely not exclude the possibility of FX outflow restriction.

  2. Erik Gordon:

    Sprint's weakening position forced it back into negotiations. SoftBank's leverage makes it difficult for Sprint to make massive investments in new infrastructure.

  3. Dean Garfield:

    Encryption is a security tool we rely on everyday to stop criminals from draining our bank accounts, to shield our cars and airplanes from being taken over by malicious hacks, we deeply appreciate law enforcement's and the national security community's work to protect us, but weakening encryption or creating backdoors to encrypted devices and data for use by the good guys would actually create vulnerabilities to be exploited by the bad guys.

  4. Paul Dales:

    The RBNZ has clearly been spooked by the recent weakening in the outlook for the global economy, the strengthening in the New Zealand dollar and the fall in domestic inflation expectations.

  5. Democratic Governor Jay Nixon:

    Attacking workers and weakening the middle class will not create jobs, in fact, rolling back the rights of working people would weaken our economy by lowering wages and making it harder for middle class families to move up the economic ladder.

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