What does dwindling away mean?

Definitions for dwindling away

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word dwindling away.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dwindling, dwindling away(noun)

    a becoming gradually less

    "there is no greater sadness that the dwindling away of a family"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dwindling away in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dwindling away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Redmond Burke:

    She was dwindling away. She'd been slowly dying for three months.

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