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Synonyms of decrease in English:


  • 1 pollution levels decreased
    lessen, reduce, drop, diminish, decline, dwindle, fall off;
    die down, abate, subside, tail off, ebb, wane;
    plummet, plunge
    [Antonyms] increase
  • 2 decrease the amount of fat in your body
    reduce, lessen, lower, cut (back/down), curtail;
    slim down, tone down, deplete, minimize, slash
    [Antonyms] increase
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  • 1 a decrease in crime
    reduction, drop, decline, downtrend, downturn, cut, falloff, cutback, diminution, ebb, wane
    [Antonyms] increase
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