how to pronounce lessen


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The above transcription of lessen is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

lessen is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of lessen in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… seriously our obligation to lessen the …”

meanings of lessen


  1. To become less.
  2. To make less; to diminish; to reduce.

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