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peter out

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  • verbdwindle, decrease
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Synonyms for peter out

verb dwindle, decrease
  • abate
  • die out
  • ebb
  • evaporate
  • fade
  • recede
  • taper off
  • wane
  • come to nothing
  • diminish
  • drain
  • fail
  • give out
  • lessen
  • pall
  • rebate
  • run dry
  • run out
  • stop

Antonyms for peter out

  • enhance
  • increase
  • rise
  • develop
  • grow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to peter out

blow over

verb. disappear slowly
  • cease
  • die down
  • dissipate
  • end
  • finish
  • fizzle out
  • pass
  • peter out
  • subside
  • vanish

decrease

verb. grow less or make less

decreased

verb. grow less or make less

decreasing

verb. grow less or make less

die

verb. wither, dwindle

died

verb. wither, dwindle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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