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The meaning of Decrease


Decrease – definition


Make or become smaller or fewer in size, amount, intensity, or degree.

Usage examples:

The population of the area has decreased radically

To become smaller or make something less

Usage examples:

[ i ] car sales decreased sharply this year., i haven’t noticed any decrease in ticket sales.

To become less, or to make something become less

Usage examples:

Decrease in value/price/amount when an investment increases or decreases in value but we do not sel…

Decrease translation into English

Decrease: translate from English into Chinese

Translate decrease into Chinese (Simplified)}
减少, 下降, 缩小, 减, 损, 还原, 压紧

Decrease: translate from English into Dutch

Translate decrease into Dutch}
Kleiner worden, Afname, Verlagen, Afnemen, Verminderen, Vermindering, Terugloop, Afdraaien, Afneming

Decrease: translate from English into French

Translate decrease into French}
Diminuer, Diminution, Réduire, Décroître, Se diminuer, Se baisser

Decrease: translate from English into German

Translate decrease into German}
Verringerung, Verkleinern, Abnahme, Verringern, Rückgang, Abnehmen, Vermindern, Verminderung, Senken, Reduzieren, Senkung, Fallen, Reduzierung, Verkürzen, Nachlassen, Sich verringern, Verschlechtern, Verkürzung, Sich vermindern, Schwund

Decrease: translate from English into Hindi

Translate decrease into Hindi}
कमी, घटाना, घटना, कम करना, घटती, कम होना, घट जाना, कम हो जाना, छोटा हो जाना, न्यूनता, घटाव, कमी हो जाना, न्यून करना, कमी होना

Decrease: translate from English into Italian

Translate decrease into Italian}
Diminuire, Diminuzione, Ridurre, Flessione, Decrescere, Scendere, Menomare

Decrease: translate from English into Korean

Translate decrease into Korean}
감소하다, 감소, 감, 줄이다, 내리다, 줄다, 축소되다

Decrease: translate from English into Russian

Translate decrease into Russian}
Снижаться, Уменьшение, Уменьшить, Уменьшаться, Уменьшать, Понижение, Убывать, Спад, Убывание, Убыль, Убавление, Убыть

Decrease: translate from English into Spanish

Translate decrease into Spanish}
Disminuir, Disminución, Reducir, Decrecer, Reducirse, Disminuirse, Decrecimiento, Merma, Mengua, Ocultación

Word origin

late Middle English: from Old French decreis (noun), decreistre (verb), based on Latin decrescere, from de- ‘down’ + crescere ‘grow’.

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