aufweichen

Meanings

1.
to soften up something
2.
to weaken
(NOT about actual strength. It's more about gradually softening the "tightness" of a contract or regulation or something.)

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Word of the Day - "weich"

A fun look at "weich", why it means soft and what it has to do with dodging a snowball, soaking beans and changing paths.

Vocab:

weich, weichen, die Weiche, ausweichen, einweichen, abweichen


Word Family

Root: *u̯eig-

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