To knowingly say that something is smaller or less important than it actually is.
To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
To become less; decrease:
To become or cause to become less or smaller, as in number, amount, or intensity.
(Grammar) To inflect (a noun, a pronoun, or an adjective) for number and case.
To weaken or lessen; decline
To lessen; diminish
To increase the number of electrons of (an atom, element, or ion)
(Rare) To reduce; lessen
(Only used in the phrase peter out) To dwindle; to trail off; to diminish to nothing
To cause to lose force or vitality; diminish or destroy:
To sink to a lower level
To reduce in volume, amount, degree, or intensity
Shrink is defined as to become less, reduce or make smaller.
To decrease or diminish:
To decrease in width; contract
Minimize is defined as to reduce, decrease or lessen to the smallest possible amount.
To reduce in standing or respect.
To cause to lose brightness, freshness, or strength:
To mitigate or lessen.
To erode is defined as to gradually wear away, or to be gradually worn away.
To reduce the strain, tension, or pressure of or on; loosen; slacken
(Stock market) To cause the value of individual shares to decrease by increasing the total number of shares.
To reduce the value, importance, or quality of something. Often used with from :
(Rare) To lower in esteem; disparage
To consume or reduce to a very low amount; use up:
To cut short; reduce; abridge
To acquire or incur:
To make more dense or compact; reduce the volume of; compress
To lower in public estimation; debase or degrade:
To lessen or reduce:
To reduce in scope, extent, etc.; shorten
To praise too much, untruly, or insincerely, as in order to win favor
Compliment means to give praise.
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
(Intransitive) To become longer.
To enlarge upon (a topic, idea, etc.); develop in detail
To aid in the growth of; strengthen:
To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
To increase the capacity of; to expand; to give free scope or greater scope to; also, to dilate, as with joy, affection, etc.
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To prolong is to make something last longer.
To reduce in value or price
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