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Synonyms for lessening

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decrease, lessening, drop-off(noun)

    a change downward

    drop, falloff, lessening, falling off, slack, decrease, slump, reduction, decrement, cliff, drop-off, step-down, diminution

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lessening(n.)

    diminution, decrement, decrease, reduction, abatement

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

decrease, reduce, reducing, reduction, mitigating


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