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petering out

  • verbdwindle, decrease
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Synonyms for petering 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 petering out

  • enhance
  • increase
  • rise
  • develop
  • grow
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More words related to petering out

ebb

noun. regression; decline
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.