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English adjective: dwindling

1. dwindling gradually decreasing until little remains


Synonymstapering, tapering off


Similardecreasing


Antonymsincreasing


English noun: dwindling

1. dwindling (event) a becoming gradually less


SamplesThere is no greater sadness that the dwindling away of a family.


Synonymsdwindling away


Broader (hypernym)decrease, drop-off, lessening


Narrower (hyponym)fading away









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