Synonyms for detract

Synonyms for (verb) detract

Synonyms: detract, take away

Definition: take away a part from; diminish

Usage: His bad manners detract from his good character

Similar words: cut, cut back, cut down, bring down, trim, trim back, trim down, reduce

Definition: cut down on; make a reduction in

Usage: reduce your daily fat intake; The employer wants to cut back health benefits