diminish

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈmɪnɪʃ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈmɪnɪʃ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di minish)

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diminish

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. diminish in [size, importance, value, intensity, number]
  2. diminish with [time, age]
  3. diminish with [each, every] passing year
  4. diminished over [time, the years, the past 10 years]
  5. diminished their chances of [winning, victory, success]
  6. diminish to [zero, nothing]
  7. diminish the [value, importance, appearance, quality] of
  8. diminish your [credibility, stature, reputation]
  9. diminished their [ability, power]
  10. had diminished her responsibility for [the crime, her actions]
  11. [will never, shall not] diminish
  12. will [gradually, eventually] diminish
  13. diminished by his [actions, beliefs]
  14. diminished in the eyes of [God, the law, Susan]
  15. returns (on investments) have diminished
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