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Search phrase: diminish

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 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
As You Like ItAYL V.iv.136That reason wonder may diminishThat reason, wonder may diminish
The TempestTem III.iii.65Kill the still-closing waters, as diminishKill the still closing waters, as diminish

Glossary

 14 result(s).
abatelessen, lower, diminish
allaysubside, abate, diminish, quell
batelose weight, diminish in size
batedabated, lowered, diminished
beauty-waningof fading looks, of diminishing beauty
curtailcut short, diminish
dashdiminish, infringe, destroy
qualifymoderate, weaken, diminish
shortenreduce, diminish, cut back
shrinkbring low, diminish, curtail
takereduce, diminish, lessen
unbatedunabated, undiminished, fresh
unpoliciedoutwitted in intrigue, diminished in statecraft
wanedfaded, diminished [in beauty]

Thesaurus

 17 result(s).
beauty, of diminishingbeauty-waning
diminishqualify
diminishdash
diminishtake
diminishcurtail
diminishabate
diminishallay
diminishshrink
diminishshorten
diminish in sizebate
diminishedwaned
diminishedbated
diminished in statecraftunpolicied
diminishing beauty, ofbeauty-waning
size, diminish inbate
statecraft, diminished inunpolicied
undiminishedunbated

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
DIMINISHBASICdiminish v, diminishing n, diminution n, diminutive adj, diminutive n
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