other words for diminuendo
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
He could be heard fumbling with the reins at the gate, and then the sound of hoofs came in diminuendo as he rode away.
All that happened thereafter, until chances of escape occurred, was in a diminuendo of emotion.
The sonorous tones of the Chinese gong, manipulated with so cunning a crescendo and diminuendo by Lind, boomed through the house.
The diminuendo of his footsteps was agreeable to Doggies ear.
He used to suggest a diminuendo by crouching down more and more, and at a pianissimo he would almost creep under the desk.
Carefully observe the effects of crescendo < and diminuendo >.
It was an odd contrast between the triumphant note which had crept into the great barrister's voice and the diminuendo of Peggy's.
The office people gave it to me, and never do I look but with a shiver at this dumb record in diminuendo of agony and sacrifice.
He begins at his loudest and sprightliest, and then runs off into a diminuendo, which fades into silence almost imperceptibly.
This injunction, given in a diminuendo cadence, was quickly obeyed, and all was silence for a moment or two.