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diminish

verb [I, T]
 
 
/dɪˈmɪnɪʃ/
to become less, or to make something become less: Your pain should diminish gradually after taking these tablets.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
Translations of “diminish”
in Arabic يَقِلّ, يَنقُص…
in Korean 줄어들다…
in Malaysian menyusut…
in French diminuer…
in Turkish azal(t)mak, eksil(t)mek…
in Italian diminuire, ridursi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減少,減小,降低…
in Russian уменьшать(ся), ослабевать…
in Polish zmniejszać (się)…
in Vietnamese hạ bớt, giảm bớt…
in Spanish disminuir…
in Portuguese diminuir…
in Thai ทำให้น้อยลง…
in German vermindern…
in Catalan disminuir…
in Japanese ~が小さくなる, ~を小さくする…
in Indonesian mengurangi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 减少,减小,降低…
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