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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shrinking, shrinkage(noun)

    process or result of becoming less or smaller

    "the material lost 2 inches per yard in shrinkage"

    Synonyms:
    shoplifting, shrinkage

  2. shrinking(noun)

    the act of becoming less

    Synonyms:
    shrinkage

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shrinking(a)

    Synonyms:
    coy, shy, diffident, bashful, modest, retiring

How to pronounce shrinking?

Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say shrinking in sign language?

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#19418contraction
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#26926narrowing
#33672timid
#34394shrinkage
#38914cowardly
#43633dwindling
#56713shoplifting
#95154stricture
#100376cringing
#149487timorous
#272099pusillanimous

How to use shrinking in a sentence?

  1. Moshe Katri:

    With legacy business shrinking, the larger digital becomes, the more it can move the needle in terms of top line growth.

  2. Andrei Rozhkov:

    The reasons why the number of deals is falling is very simple - the Russian aviation market is shrinking because of a steep rouble devaluation as people's purchasing power declines and they travel less abroad, russian companies have not only stopped purchasing new planes, they are postponing delivery under old contracts.

  3. Bob Jordan:

    I'm very fortunate that I made my decision to quit before the big dollar seasons had arrived, if I had waited until the 1980s I would have been hooked with an expensive boat mortgage and stuck in a shrinking industry.

  4. Yi Feng:

    I feel that the job market is shrinking at a rapid pace.

  5. Thomas Szasz:

    Adulthood is the ever-shrinking period between childhood and old age. It is the apparent aim of modern industrial societies to reduce this period to a minimum.


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