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dwindle

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  • verbwaste away; taper off
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Synonyms for dwindle

verb waste away; taper off
  • abate
  • decay
  • decline
  • decrease
  • die down
  • diminish
  • drop
  • ebb
  • fade
  • fall
  • lessen
  • peter out
  • shrink
  • shrivel
  • sink
  • subside
  • wane
  • weaken
  • wither
  • bate
  • close
  • contract
  • drain
  • pine
  • taper
  • become smaller
  • die away
  • die out
  • grow less
  • slack off

Antonyms for dwindle

  • ascend
  • develop
  • enhance
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • go up
  • grow
  • improve
  • increase
  • prolong
  • raise
  • rise
  • strengthen
  • save
  • swell
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to dwindle

abate

verb. lessen, grow or cause to grow less

abated

verb. lessen, grow or cause to grow less

abating

verb. lessen, grow or cause to grow less

contract

verb. condense

contracted

verb. condense

contracting

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