Diminish synonyms

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The definition of lessen is to diminish or to cause something to be diminished or reduced.
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To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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To reduce the length of (a written text); condense:
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To increase in size and develop toward maturity, as a plant or animal does by assimilating food
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To deduct or return (an amount) from a payment or bill.
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To make less severe, as a pain or difficulty.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To acquire something usually over a period of time.
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To enlarge the scope or effect of:
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To try to please, or ingratiate oneself with, by praise and attention
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To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
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To reduce to a minimum; decrease to the least possible amount, degree, etc.
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(Intransitive) To act as a moderator; to assist in bringing to compromise
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To reduce in width or extent; make narrower.
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The chief of the 12 Apostles. He is traditionally regarded as the first bishop of Rome and author of two epistles in the New Testament.
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To become less; diminish
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(Chemistry) To decrease the valence of an atom by adding electrons.
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To cut off or out; omit or delete
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To cause to shrink or contract; specif., to cause (fabric) to shrink by a special process in manufacturing so as to minimize later shrinkage
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To cause (a fire) to die down or go out
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To move or sink to a lower or normal level:
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To perform the arithmetic operation of subtraction.
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(Intransitive) To diminish gradually.
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(Intransitive) To shrivel, droop or dry up, especially from lack of water.
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Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
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(Intransitive, of something intense) to lessen
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(Intransitive) To gradually subside or diminish; to tail off.
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Fall is defined as to drop or come down, often unexpectedly.
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To cause to seem little or smaller than something else:
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(Intransitive, astronomy) Said of the Moon as its through the phases of its monthly cycle during which its visible surface is progressively decrease.
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To deduct or omit. [First attested from around (1350 to 1470).]
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To cause to decrease or diminish.
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To reduce (a word or phrase) to a shorter form intended to represent the full form.
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Depreciate is defined as to decline in value over a period of time, or to reduce the value of assets in accounting records.
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To abate, lessen, lower, etc.
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To become cheap or cheaper.
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To cause (a gas or vapor) to change to a liquid.
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To deplete is defined as to diminish or use up the supply of something.
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To lower oneself; lose face
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To draw or take away; divert:
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To lessen; to bring low.
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To reduce the difficulty of (something).
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To cause to flow back.
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(Radio, TV) To vary in intensity: said of a signal
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To reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc., of
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To lengthen temporally; to put off to a distant time; to postpone.
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To become larger; grow or swell.
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To increase the extent, number, volume or scope of (something).
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To make longer, to extend the length of.
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To present something to (a person) as an act of politeness or respect
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To flow off gradually
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To make thinner or less concentrated by adding a liquid such as water.
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(Archaic) To underrate; underestimate
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