Definitions for diminish

Definitions for (verb) diminish

Main entry: fall, lessen, diminish, decrease

Definition: decrease in size, extent, or range

Usage: The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester; The cabin pressure fell dramatically; her weight fell to under a hundred pounds; his voice fell to a whisper

Main entry: diminish, belittle

Definition: lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of

Usage: don't belittle your colleagues

Visual thesaurus for diminish