reduce

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/rɪˈdjuːs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/rɪˈdus, -ˈdjus/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ri do̅o̅s, -dyo̅o̅s)

Inflections of 'reduce' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
reduces
v 3rd person singular
reducing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
reduced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
reduced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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reduce

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. reduce [significantly, dramatically, slightly]
  2. reduce your [waste, footprint, consumption]
  3. (significantly) reduce [speed, stress, accidents]
  4. [accidents] were reduced (significantly)
  5. helps to reduce [stress, anxiety]
  6. reduce your [speed, stress, anxiety]
  7. reduce the [risks, costs, time]
  8. reduce (costs) by [half, 50%]
  9. was reduced from 10 years to 5
  10. reduced him to [tears, nothing, despair]
  11. reduce to a [liquid, sauce, paste]
  12. reduce [it, the liquid] down (until)
  13. reduce all [solutions, answers]
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