To lessen in force or intensity.

I offered to repaint her car’s hood, but she said nothing could mitigate my being spread eagle on it for a profile picture.

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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Mitigate.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/mitigate. Accessed 5 Feb. 2023.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “mitigate”, accessed February 5, 2023, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/mitigate.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Mitigate. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved February 5, 2023, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/mitigate

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