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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diminishingadjective

    becoming smaller or less or appearing to do so

    "diminishing returns"; "his diminishing respect for her"


  1. diminishingnoun

    A diminishment.

  2. diminishingadjective

    becoming smaller

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diminishing

    of Diminish

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diminishing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diminishing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of diminishing in a Sentence

  1. Kanye West:

    Because when you keep on diminishing art and not respecting the craft and smacking people in their face after they deliver monumental feats of music, you're disrespectful to inspiration, and we as musicians have to inspire people who go to work every day, and they listen to that Beyonce album and they feel like it takes them to another place.

  2. John Maurice Clark:

    Knowledge is the only instrument of production That is not subject to the law of diminishing returns.

  3. The Forest Service:

    Its hard to say this, but the odds of our Big Bear bald eagle nests eggs will hatch this year are diminishing each day, the window of successful hatching is closing.

  4. Joe Rogan:

    I hate to say that if someone's children died from this. I'm very sorry that that happened. I'm not in any way diminishing that, but I'm saying the personal experience that my children had with Covid was nothing.

  5. Dave Nagle:

    I think she's right where she should be, i think she's got great potential. I'm not diminishing the other candidates because I don't endorse, they all have their strengths, but I sense that if anybody's had any movement here, is gaining momentum as we close out, she would be one of the two that I would see.

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    To make worse
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