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  1. diminished, lessened, vitiated, weakenedadjective

    impaired by diminution

    Synonyms:
    wasted, hurt, small, lessened, debased, belittled, faded, attenuate, cut, vitiated, weakened, thinned, atrophied, corrupted, attenuated

    Antonyms:
    increased, unimpaired

  2. atrophied, wasted, diminishedadjective

    (of an organ or body part) diminished in size or strength as a result of disease or injury or lack of use

    "partial paralysis resulted in an atrophied left arm"

    Synonyms:
    pinched, senseless, otiose, atrophied, gaunt, squandered, purposeless, lessened, superfluous, skeletal, emaciated, vitiated, haggard, belittled, cadaverous, weakened, small, wasted, bony, pointless

    Antonyms:
    unimpaired, increased

  3. diminishedadjective

    (of musical intervals) reduction by a semitone of any perfect or minor musical interval

    "a diminished fifth"

    Synonyms:
    belittled, wasted, weakened, vitiated, atrophied, small, lessened

    Antonyms:
    unimpaired, increased

  4. belittled, diminished, smalladjective

    made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)

    "her comments made me feel small"

    Synonyms:
    wasted, atrophied, lowly, humble, lessened, modest, small(a), minuscule, minor, pocket-sized, belittled, weakened, small, pocket-size, vitiated, little, small-scale, low

    Antonyms:
    unimpaired, increased

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Editors Contribution

  1. involve oneself deeply

    in a particular activity

    Submitted by anonymous on July 12, 2020  

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How to use diminished in a sentence?

  1. Walt Disney:

    Our heritage and ideals, our code and standards -- the things we live by and teach our children -- are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.

  2. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi:

    This is a statement of the Congress of the United States and I will not have that statement be diminished by whether the President will veto it or not.

  3. Giulio Lombardi:

    It's at the bottom of the investment grade scale because of the high pile of debt that has so far not materially diminished since they concluded the acquisition of SABMiller.

  4. Mateusz Morawiecki:

    NATO's eastern flank needs to be strengthened because Russia's aggressive policy has not, unfortunately, ended, this aggression hasn't diminished in any way. President Trump must have come to the same conclusions.

  5. Justin Trudeau:

    Canada has such a diminished voice on the world stage that Mr. Harper hasn't noticed that Vladimir Putin didn't listen to him when he told him to get out of Ukraine.


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