Taper synonyms

tā'pər
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To reduce for some period of time:
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To grow or cause to grow gradually less.
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To decrease or limit the scope, extent, or number of
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To become less; decrease:
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(Intransitive) To become sparse.
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To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
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(Idiomatic) To diminish or lessen gradually; to become smaller, slower, quieter, etc.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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(Intransitive) To become thicker (in the sense of wider).
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To increase the size, volume, quantity, or scope of; enlarge:
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(Intransitive) Of a quantity, to become smaller.
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To make sharp or pointed
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To check an item (such as an envelope) by holding it between a light source and the eye.
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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To lessen; to bring low.
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To start to burn; be ignited or kindled:
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(Curling) To strike (a stone) obliquely; to strike (a stationary stone) just enough that the played stone changes direction.
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(Intransitive, UK) To attend university.
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To cause to rise:
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Reduction in amount, degree, or intensity; diminution.
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A cutting or being cut
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A reduction in an existing program of some sort.
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A decreasing or decrease; loss; waste
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The act of diminishing; reducing in size, quantity, or quality.
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The act or process of diminishing; a lessening or reduction.
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(Electronics) The name of one terminal of a field effect transistor (FET).
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The result of reducing:
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A swift cut with a blade, particularly with fighting weapons as a sword, saber, knife etc.
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The act or process of slowing down; a slackening of pace:
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To fall away or decline
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(Intransitive, of something intense) to lessen
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To diminish slowly and come to an end. Often used with out :
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To deduct or return (an amount) from a payment or bill.
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(Intransitive) To gradually subside or diminish; to tail off.
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stick of wax with a wick in the middle
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To make or become sharp or sharper
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To direct or aim:
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Find another word for taper. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for taper, like: abate, Also used with off: abate, narrow, lessen, thin-out, thin down, reduce, whittle down, grow less, taper-off and increase.