decrease, lessening, drop-off(noun)
a change downward
"there was a decrease in his temperature as the fever subsided"; "there was a sharp drop-off in sales"
a process of becoming smaller or shorter
the amount by which something decreases
decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down(verb)
the act of decreasing or reducing something
decrease, diminish, lessen, fall(verb)
decrease in size, extent, or range
"The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"; "The cabin pressure fell dramatically"; "her weight fell to under a hundred pounds"; "his voice fell to a whisper"
decrease, lessen, minify(verb)
"He decreased his staff"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
The storm, the fever, the pain abates. Interest declines. Misfortunes may be mitigated, desires moderated, intense anger abated, population decreased, taxes reduced. We abate a nuisance, terminate a controversy, suppress a rebellion. See ALLEVIATE.
Abate in fury; abated by law.
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because deleveraging means to reduce, bring down or pay off something.
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How to use decrease in a sentence?
I think what this article really does is give us a better snapshot in the modern era of the cost associated, and when you start looking at the cost and start trying to decrease health care costs, it's good to get data like this out so that we can also look at prevention efforts.
Firefighters have prepared themselves to reduce the risk of contagion but we cannot say a decrease in human resources won't happen, that's why we decided to reinforce vigilance.
Those that have planned to decrease the prices against other countries will regret this decision, if Iran suffers from the drop in oil prices, know that other oil-producing countries such as Saudi Arabia and Kuwait will suffer more than Iran.
We are also looking at where we will be in 4-6 months from now when the cases hopefully are going to decrease sharply and we will be trying to find the very last cases and notably we are going to reopen non-Ebola facilities.
We actually built a rig that simulated really bad hand tremors. We achieved a 90 % decrease in shakes. That's just the bench top test.
Translations for decrease
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- намаляване, намаление, намалявам, намалявам сеBulgarian
- disminuir, decreixença, disminució, decréixerCatalan, Valencian
- verringern, Verringerung, abnehmenGerman
- μειώνω, ελαττώνω, μειώνομαι, λιγοστεύωGreek
- disminuir, disminuciónSpanish
- vähentää, lasku, laskea, vähenemäFinnish
- diminuer, réduireFrench
- פחת, הפחיתHebrew
- csökkenés, csökken, csökkentHungarian
- պակասել, փոքրանալArmenian
- diminuire, decrementare, calare, ribassare, far calare, ridurreItalian
- 減らす, 減少, 減るJapanese
- afnemen, verminderenDutch
- reduzir, redução, diminuir, diminuiçãoPortuguese
- descrește, scădeaRomanian
- понижаться, понижать, снижать, снизиться, уменьшение, понизить, снизить, снижение, уменьшать, уменьшиться, понизиться, уменьшить, уменьшаться, снижатьсяRussian
- minska, minskningSwedish
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