Word:

de-escalate

v. t.1.to reduce in intensity (a crisis or a war).
Verb1.de-escalate - diminish in size, scope, or intensity; "The war of words between them de-escalated with time"
2.de-escalate - reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of; "de-escalate a crisis"
Synonyms: step down, weaken
Antonyms:
escalate, intensify, step up - increase in extent or intensity; "The Allies escalated the bombing"
de-escalation, decrease, diminish, fall, lessen
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