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verb [transitive] [often passive] American English pronunciation: dwarf /dwɔrf/ 
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present tense
present participledwarfing
past tensedwarfed
past participledwarfed

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  1. 1
    to make something seem small or unimportant

    Our small investment has been dwarfed by what the private sector has put in.

  2. 2
    to make someone seem small

    At over six feet in height, she dwarfs her opponents.


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