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verb [transitive] [often passive] American English pronunciation: dwarf /dwɔrf/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theydwarf
he/she/itdwarfs
present participledwarfing
past tensedwarfed
past participledwarfed

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    to make something seem small or unimportant

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  2. 2
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