dilute

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /daɪˈljuːt/
  • (US) IPA: /daɪˈlut/ or /dɪˈlut/

Verb[change]

Plain form
dilute

Third-person singular
dilutes

Past tense
diluted

Past participle
diluted

Present participle
diluting

  1. If you dilute a liquid, you make it thinner or weaker by adding water or another solvent to it.
    Dilute the juice with water before you drink it.

Adjective[change]

Positive
dilute

Comparative
more dilute

Superlative
most dilute

  1. A dilute has a low concentration of solute.