Synonyms for reducing

Synonyms for (noun) reducing

Synonyms: reducing

Definition: loss of excess weight (as by dieting); becoming slimmer

Usage: a doctor supervised her reducing

Similar words: loss

Definition: gradual decline in amount or activity

Usage: weight loss; a serious loss of business


Synonyms: reducing, reduction

Definition: any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen); always occurs accompanied by oxidation of the reducing agent

Similar words: chemical reaction, reaction

Definition: (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others

Usage: there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water