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  1. dumb downverb

    Synonyms:
    simplify, vulgarise, vulgarize, trivialise, oversimplify

  2. dumb downverb

    To convey some subject matter in simple terms, avoiding technical or academic language, especially in a way that is considered condescending.

    The public won't understand this concept. We need to dumb down our explanation of it.

    Synonyms:
    trivialise, vulgarize, oversimplify, vulgarise, simplify

  3. dumb downverb

    To become simpler in expression or content; to become unacceptably simplistic.

    Television has really dumbed down over the past ten years.

    Synonyms:
    vulgarise, trivialise, vulgarize, simplify, oversimplify

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