Definition of 'mitigating'
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You came here under false pretences, though I admit there were mitigating circumstances. A SONG AT TWILIGHT (2002)`He's wondering whether it ought to be a mitigating factor? DISPLACED PERSON (2002)
Trends of 'mitigating'
Used Occasionally. mitigating is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'mitigating'
British English: mitigating ADJECTIVE
Mitigating circumstances or factors make a bad action, especially a crime, easier to understand and excuse.
The judge found that in her case there were mitigating circumstances.
Definition of mitigating from the Collins English Dictionary
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