What does shrinking mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shrinking, shrinkage(noun)

    process or result of becoming less or smaller

    "the material lost 2 inches per yard in shrinkage"

  2. shrinking(noun)

    the act of becoming less

Wiktionary

  1. shrinking(Adjective)

    Possessing the property of reducing in size or significance.

    She's a shrinking violet, whenever people look at her she gets smaller.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shrinking

    of Shrink

  2. Shrinking

    a. & n. from Shrink

How to pronounce shrinking?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say shrinking in sign language?

  1. shrinking

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shrinking in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shrinking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of shrinking in a Sentence

  1. Chris Parnham:

    I can't pretend I'm a shrinking violet, i enjoy the attention.

  2. Chief Executive Greg Hayes:

    We're done shrinking UTC with the completion of this divestiture.

  3. Chief Executive Greg Hayes:

    We’re done shrinking UTC with the completion of this divestiture.

  4. Frank Gorenc:

    The advantage that we had from the air, I can honestly say, is shrinking.

  5. Jack Ablin:

    Brick-and-mortar retailers are fighting over an ephemeral slice of a shrinking pie.

Images & Illustrations of shrinking

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