[ US /daɪˈɫutəd, dɪˈɫutəd/ ]
[ UK /da‍ɪlˈuːtɪd/ ]
  1. reduced in strength or concentration or quality or purity
    a dilute solution
    diluted alcohol
    dilute acetic acid
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use diluted In A Sentence

  • The circulating nurse instills tetracaine hydrochloride drops to decrease the burning sensation of the diluted povidone-iodine solution.
  • Existing shareholders are less diluted. Times, Sunday Times
  • A team of chemists found that when certain substances are diluted in water, the molecules clump together instead of getting further apart, as common sense would suggest.
  • He fixed her with a mildly reproving glance which diluted quickly into a fond grin.
  • It can be sprayed directly onto a surface for extreme malodors, or diluted with water and sprayed.
  • The amethyst is a brilliant transparent stone of a purple colour resembling that of diluted wine and varying in shade from the violet purple to rose. The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 14: Simony-Tournon
  • In 1740, British Admiral Vernon (whose nickname was ‘Old Grogram’ for the cloak of grogram which he wore) ordered that the sailors’ daily ration of rum be diluted with water.
  • Her blood has diluted and cooled itself to a crystalline, life-giving wine. A MEANS TO EVIL
  • Mr Preston favours sheep droppings matured in a barrel and diluted to the colour of weak tea!
  • The standards have been so diluted and make class action so much easier. Times, Sunday Times
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy