- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||transitive verb & intransitive verb
||dwindles, dwindling, dwindled
||to become or cause to become gradually smaller or less until almost nothing remains; diminish; shrink.
My bank account is dwindling.
- decline, decrease, diminish, fall off, peter out, shrink, taper, wane, waste
- grow, increase
- similar words:
- abate, contract, drop, dwarf, ebb, fade, fall, lessen, ooze, reduce, shorten, shrivel, sink, slack, trail
||contract, cool, decline, decrease, deplete, die, fail, fall off, lag, lower, moderate, recede, relent, remit, slide, slip, slump, subside, waste, weaken, wither