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Diminution

Antonyms for diminution:

increase, expansion, addition, rise, augmentation, raise, boost.

Synonyms for diminution:

Sense 1

Diminishment, cutback, consumption, contraction.

Sense 2

taper, slowdown, abatement, curtailment.

Sense 8

drain.

deduction

subtraction, discount.

depreciation

wear.

reduction

reduction, extenuation.

step-down

step down.

Other synonyms and related words:

lessening, cutback, declination, decay, decrement, slowdown, extenuation, downslope, fall, declension, descent, curtailment, declivity, contraction, consumption, shrinkage, drain, wear, decline, abatement, falloff, depletion, discount, dent, taper, reduction, Diminishment, loss, drop, ebb, subtraction, simplification.

decrease (noun)

shrinkage, decrement.

depression (noun)

decrease, debasement, depression, attenuation, lowering, sinking.

diminution (noun)

step down, reduction, decline, decrease.

lessening, reduction (noun)

cutback, curtailment, contraction, decline, abatement, decay, decrease.

recession (noun)

ebb.

subtraction (noun)

subtraction.

decrease (verb)

shrinkage.

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