Meaning of Extenuate

English: Extenuate
Bangla: প্রশমিত করা, হ্রাস করা, গুরুত্ব হ্রাস করা
Hindi: कम करना, धीमा करना, शांत करना
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

to represent (a fault, offense, etc.) as less serious: to extenuate a crime.

Definition: 2

to serve to make (a fault, offense, etc.) seem less serious.

Definition: 3

to underestimate, underrate, or make light of: Do not extenuate the difficulties we are in.

Definition: 4

Archaic. to make thin, lean, or emaciated. to reduce the consistency or density of.

Definition: 5

to represent (an offence, a fault, etc) as being less serious than it appears, as by showing mitigating circumstances