To cause (something) to cease moving or progressing.
(Educ.) To get a grade of failure; not pass
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To increase in size and develop toward maturity, as a plant or animal does by assimilating food
To acquire something usually over a period of time.
use up all one's strength and energy and stop working
(Cricket) To get a batsman out via a run out (see above); or, to be got out in this way.
Find another word for peter-out. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for peter-out, like: stop, dwindle, miscarry, fail, increase, grow, develop, poop out, run down, run out and conk out.