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Webster 1913 Edition


Lenify

Len′i-fy

(lĕn′ĭ-fī)
,
Verb.
T.
[L.
lenis
soft, mild +
-fy
: cf. F.
lénifier
.]
To assuage; to soften; to mitigate; to alleviate.
Bacon.
Dryden.

Webster 1828 Edition


Lenify

LEN'IFY

,
Verb.
T.
To assuage; to soften; to mitigate. [Little used.]

Definition 2022


lenify

lenify

English

Verb

lenify (third-person singular simple present lenifies, present participle lenifying, simple past and past participle lenified)

  1. (transitive) To assuage or mitigate; to soften.
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