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Wane

Antonyms for wane:

enlarge, grow, full, win, develop, expand, rise, enhance, strengthen, climb, wax.

Synonyms for wane:

Sense 1

full moon, lunar eclipse, eclipse, harvest moon, half-moon, orbital, new moon, slackening, corona, orbit, phase, subsidence, diminish, total eclipse, bate, disappearance, weaken, sidereal.

Sense 2

apogee, abate, letup, zenith, go in.

Sense 3

fizzle, slacken, remission, languish, die, abatement.

Sense 4

remit, year.

Sense 5

pale.

Sense 6

come up, slack.

Sense 7

come out.

Sense 8

get along, waste.

Sense 10

fail.

age

get along.

contract

fall away.

decline

fall off.

decrease

taper.

die

dilapidate.

recede

recede.

vanish

disappear.

waste

waste.

Sense 3 (noun)

fizzle, fail, waste, weaken, languish.

Sense 4 (noun)

letup, abatement, slackening, subsidence, remission.

wane (noun)

ebb, decline, go down, ebbing.

change (verb)

decline, go down.

decrease (verb)

dwindle.

deteriorate (verb)

ebb, downgrade, decay, regress, atrophy, fall apart, degenerate, retrogress, fade, deteriorate, lapse, tergiversate, collapse, go downhill, slip, slide, wither, relapse, putrefy, dilapidate, revert, worsen, moulder, get worse, slump, sink, wilt, decline.

diminish, lessen (verb)

fade, shrink, taper off, sink, fall, abate, fail, wither, ebb, let up, slacken, decline, relent, dwindle, subside, atrophy, weaken.

recede (verb)

subside.

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