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dumb sth down

informal disapproving
phrasal verb with dumb uk   us   /dʌm/ verb
to make something simpler and easier for people to understand, especially in order to make it more popular: The media was accused of dumbing down the issue.
Translations of “dumb sth down”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指爲了更加普及而)使…簡化,將…通俗化…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指为了更加普及而)使…简化,将…通俗化…
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