HyperDic: shrinking

English > 2 senses of the word shrinking:
NOUNeventshrinking, shrinkageprocess or result of becoming less or smaller
actshrinkingthe act of becoming less
shrinking > pronunciation
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > shrinking: 2 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningProcess or result of becoming less or smaller.
Narrowercompression, condensation, contractionThe process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together
Broaderdecrease, lessening, drop-offA change downward
Verbsshrinkreduce in size
English > shrinking: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of becoming less.
Narrowerminiaturization, miniaturisationact of making on a greatly reduced scale
Broaderdecrease, diminution, reduction, step-downThe act of decreasing or reducing something
Verbsshrinkdecrease in size, range, or extent

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