What does lessening mean?

Definitions for lessening
less·en·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decrease, lessening, drop-offnoun

    a change downward

    "there was a decrease in his temperature as the fever subsided"; "there was a sharp drop-off in sales"

Wiktionary

  1. lesseningnoun

    A growing lesser; reduction or decrease.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lessening

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lessening in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lessening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of lessening in a Sentence

  1. Alan Lancz:

    China has a big influence on global growth and the turnaround since the financial crisis. With the lessening of that engine of growth and with the U.S. still fairly anemic by historical standards, it definitely concerns investors.

  2. John Plueger:

    We're talking to so many airlines who still want more aircraft, and there's really been no lessening of those discussions.

  3. Byron Donalds:

    Every time the left inappropriately uses the word, they are cheapening and lessening the real significance of the actual definition. One thing is abundantly clear; everything America represents is racist and evil to Democrats, they will continue to tarnish this nation until they successfully change it. My goal is to make them unsuccessful.

  4. Governor Phil Murphy:

    Having fewer than 5,000 people in the hospital for COVID-19 is a milestone, it means, among other things, that the stress on capacity is lessening.

  5. President Obama:

    This is something that we continue to push hard on irrespective of the nuclear deal, it’s a top priority for us to make sure that our people are treated fairly and on the face of it in the case of these individuals who’ve been held, they have not been and they are not being afforded the basic due process and legal rights that we afford visitors to our country so we're deeply concerned about it, we spend a lot of time pushing on it, and we will continue to do so . . . . There’s no lessening of the sense of urgency.

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