What does diminishing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diminishing(adj)

    becoming smaller or less or appearing to do so

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


  1. diminishing(Noun)

    A diminishment.

  2. diminishing(Adjective)

    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. Hillsborough Mayor Frank Delcore:

    The smoke plume is diminishing rapidly.

  2. Chris Dorn:

    There's a diminishing amount of returns.

  3. The Midrash:

    Many candles can be kindled from one candle without diminishing it.

  4. Chief Executive Oscar Gonzalez:

    The opposition is, for us, less and less and we expect it to continue diminishing.

  5. Attorney General DeWine:

    We are not at the point of diminishing returns, we will find you. We will arrest you.

Images & Illustrations of diminishing

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