Definitions For Diminishing


  • Becoming smaller or less or appearing to do so


  • To become or to cause (something) to become less in size, importance, etc.
  • To lessen the authority or reputation of (someone or something) : to describe (something) as having little value or importance

Is Diminishing a Scrabble Word?

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Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Diminishing is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Diminishing in a Sentence

  • The strength of the army was greatly diminished by outbreaks of disease.
  • The drug's side effects should diminish over time.
  • Nothing could diminish the importance of his contributions.

Antonyms for Diminishing

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