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Synonym of Diminished

WordNet 2.0

1. impaired by diminution
(synonym) lessened, vitiated, weakened
(similar) impaired
2. (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"
(synonym) atrophied, wasted
3. (of musical intervals) reduction by a semitone of any perfect or minor musical interval; "a diminished fifth"
(similar) decreased, reduced
(classification) music
4. made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth); "her comments made me feel small"
(synonym) belittled, small
(similar) decreased, reduced


1. decrease in size, extent, or range; "The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"; "The cabin pressure fell dramatically"; "her weight fall to under a hundred pounds"; "his voice fell to a whisper"
(synonym) decrease, lessen, fall
(hypernym) change magnitude
(hyponym) break
(derivation) decline, diminution
2. lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of; "don't belittle your colleagues"
(synonym) belittle
(hypernym) decrease, lessen, minify

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