Meaning of “tail off” in the English Dictionary

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tail off

/ˈteɪl ˈɔf/
phrasal verb with tail us /teɪl/ verb [ T ] infml

to become gradually less or smaller:

Profits tailed off in the last half of the year.

(Definition of “tail off” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)