HyperDic: diminishing

English > 1 sense of the word diminishing:
ADJECTIVEalldiminishingbecoming smaller or less or appearing to do so
diminishing > pronunciation
Soundsdihmih'nihshihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > diminishing: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningBecoming smaller or less or appearing to do so.
Examples
  • "diminishing returns"
  • "his diminishing respect for her"
BroaderdecreasingBecoming less or smaller
Spanishdecreciente, descendente, descendiente, menguante
Catalandecreixent, descendent, minvant

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