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Dwindle

Gradually or steadily reduced/To lessen or shrink

Apr 9, 2013 18:38 IST

Dwindle: intransitive verb/ transitive verb

Pronunciation: DWIN-dl

Difficulty Level: Low

Meaning: Gradually or steadily reduced/To lessen or shrink

Usage/Example

1.  It was pretty evident they would be soon poor as their finances started to dwindle

2.  with the rise in prices expenditure gradually dwindled for the households under the new government