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reduction

Synonyms of reduction in English:

noun

  • 1 a reduction in pollution
    [Antonyms] increase, enlargement
  • 2 the closure of those offices led to a reduction in staff
    depletion, cut, cutting, cutback, scaling down, trimming, slimming (down), pruning, axing, chopping, curtailment, limiting
  • 3 there will be some reduction in the pressure to keep costs down
  • 4 a reduction in status
    abasement, humbling, demeaning, belittling, humiliation, bringing low
    [Antonyms] promotion
  • 5 substantial reductions on children's clothes
    discount, markdown, deduction, (price) cut, pullback, concession, allowance
    informal slash
    [Antonyms] increase
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