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depleteverb [T]

 us   /dɪˈplit/
to reduce something in size or amount, esp. supplies, energy, or money: Acid rain depletes the region’s fish stocks.
depletion
noun [C/U]  us   /dɪˈpli·ʃən/
[U] The depletion of our savings is starting to worry me.
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depleteverb [T]

uk   us   /dɪˈpliːt/
to reduce the amount or size of something, especially a supply of energy, an amount of money, etc.: Healthcare for a sick patient can quickly deplete retirement savings.
(Definition of deplete from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deplete”
in Spanish reducir, agotar…
in Vietnamese cạn kiệt…
in Malaysian mengurangkan…
in Thai ทำให้ลดลง…
in French réduire…
in German erschöpfen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 消耗, 耗费, 减少…
in Turkish azaltmak, tüketmek…
in Russian истощать, исчерпывать…
in Indonesian mengurangi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 消耗, 耗費, 減少…
in Polish uszczuplać, wyczerpać, pozbawiać…
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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