Definitions for taper off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. taper off, peter out, fizzle out, fizzle(verb)

    end weakly

    "The music just petered out--there was no proper ending"

  2. taper off(verb)

    become smaller or less active

    "Business tapered off"

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  1. taper off(Verb)

    To diminish or lessen gradually; to become smaller, slower, quieter, etc.

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