extenuating

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English[edit]

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Verb[edit]

extenuating

  1. Present participle of extenuate.

Adjective[edit]

extenuating (comparative more extenuating, superlative most extenuating)

  1. That lessens the seriousness of something by providing an excuse

Derived terms[edit]