Definitions For Decreasing


  • Becoming less or smaller
  • (music) decreasing in tempo and/or volume


  • To become smaller in size, amount, number, etc.
  • To make (something) smaller in size, amount, number, etc.


  • The act of becoming smaller or of making something smaller in size, amount, number, etc.
  • The amount by which something is made smaller

Is Decreasing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Decreasing is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Decreasing in a Sentence

  • Sales decreased by five percent this year.
  • The driver decreased her speed as she approached the curve.
  • These changes will decrease our expenses.
  • Studies report a recent decrease in traffic accidents.
  • Because of the injury, some decrease in mobility is to be expected.
  • A decrease of three dollars

Antonyms for Decreasing

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