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verb dumb pronunciation in British English /dʌm/
Word Forms
present tense
present participledumbing
past tensedumbed
past participledumbed

phrasal verb

dumb down

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theydumb down
he/she/itdumbs down
present participledumbing down
past tensedumbed down
past participledumbed down


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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