Her instinctive fear of the father of her progeny was toning down.
Although he was very raw when he arrived, he was, so to speak, toning down.
She has attractive manners, and lately she seemed to be toning down.
"Your imagination is toning down wonderfully," he flattered him.
But there is nothing like work for toning down excessive fear or joy.
Whole passages are simply altered by writing "God" for "gods," and pruning off or toning down grotesque and revolting incidents.
We must now examine the arrangement for softening the rigors of winter and toning down the heat of summer.
For a first-year man is very likely to become what his name indicates—fresh—and there is need of toning down.
India-rubber in hand, he goes over all the outlines, erasing, toning down.
When clouds were round it, toning down and modifying its shape, Tize appeared at its best from the painter's point of view.