decrease - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate decrease

decrease is hyphenated as de-crease

How to pronounce decrease

decrease is pronounced dɪ´kr ēːs

Number of syllables in decrease

The number of syllables in decrease is 2

What part of speech in decrease?

decrease can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word decrease?

decrease is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does decrease convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to decrease

decease, degrease

Synonyms of 'decrease'

abate, abatement, abbreviate, abbreviation, ablate, ablation, abrade, abridge, allay, alleviate, apportion, attrition, bate, bottleneck, calibrate, cervix, circumscribe, circumscription, clip, close, compact, compaction, compression, compressure, concentrate, concentration, condensation, condense, consolidate, consolidation, constrict, constriction, constringe, consume, consumption, contraction, contracture, corrode, count, cramp, crumble, curtail, cut, cutting, cut down, damp, dampen, de-escalate, decline, decrement, deduct, deflate, deliquesce, deplete, depreciate, depreciation, depress, derogate, derogation, detract, detraction, differentiate, diminish, diminuendo, diminution, disparage, disparagement, dissipate, dissipation, dive, divide, downgrade, drain, draw, drop, drop off, dwindle, ease, ebb, erode, erosion, evaporation, exhaustion, expenditure, extract, extraction, fall, fall away, fall off, fix, grade, gradual, graduate, graduated, hourglass, impair, increase, isthmus, knit, knitting, languish, leach, leakage, lessen, lighten, lower, lowering, measure, mitigate, narrow, neck, number, parcel, pare, plummet, plunge, progressive, pucker, purify, purse, quantify, quantize, rate, rebate, recede, reduce, reduction, refine, regular, remission, remove, retraction, retrench, sag, scalar, shorten, shortening, shrink, shrinkage, simplify, sink, slacken, solidify, squander, step down, strangle, strangulate, strangulation, striction, stricture, subduct, subside, subsidence, subtract, systole, tail off, taper, thin, trim, truncation, wane, wasp waist, wastage, waste, wear, Weed, withdraw, wrinkle

Common Conjunction Collocations of decrease

and, but, either, little, minus, nor, or, plus, yet, Nor

Lists containing decrease

Words with similar spelling to decease
Words with similar spelling to degrease
Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'abatement'
Synonyms of 'abbreviate'
Synonyms of 'abbreviation'
Synonyms of 'ablate'
Synonyms of 'ablation'
Synonyms of 'abrade'
Synonyms of 'abridge'
Synonyms of 'abridgment'
Synonyms of 'alleviation'
Synonyms of 'apportion'
Synonyms of 'attrition'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'bottleneck'
Synonyms of 'calibrate'
Synonyms of 'cervix'
Synonyms of 'circumscribe'
Synonyms of 'circumscription'
Synonyms of 'compact'
Synonyms of 'compression'
Synonyms of 'concentrate'
Synonyms of 'concentration'
Synonyms of 'condensation'
Synonyms of 'condense'
Synonyms of 'consolidate'
Synonyms of 'consolidation'
Synonyms of 'constrict'
Synonyms of 'constriction'
Synonyms of 'consume'
Synonyms of 'consumption'
Synonyms of 'contraction'
Synonyms of 'corrode'
Synonyms of 'count'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'crumble'
Synonyms of 'damp'
Synonyms of 'dampen'
Synonyms of 'Decay'
Synonyms of 'decline'
Synonyms of 'decrement'
Synonyms of 'deduct'
Synonyms of 'deduction'
Synonyms of 'deflate'
Synonyms of 'deflation'
Synonyms of 'deplete'
Synonyms of 'depreciate'
Synonyms of 'depreciation'
Synonyms of 'depress'
Synonyms of 'depression'
Synonyms of 'derogation'
Synonyms of 'detract'
Synonyms of 'differentiate'
Synonyms of 'dilute'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'diminution'
Synonyms of 'dip'
Synonyms of 'disparage'
Synonyms of 'disparagement'
Synonyms of 'dissipate'
Synonyms of 'dissipation'
Synonyms of 'dive'
Synonyms of 'divide'
Synonyms of 'downgrade'
Synonyms of 'drain'
Synonyms of 'draw'
Synonyms of 'drop'
Synonyms of 'dwindle'
Synonyms of 'dying'
Synonyms of 'ease'
Synonyms of 'ebb'
Synonyms of 'erode'
Synonyms of 'erosion'
Synonyms of 'evaporation'
Synonyms of 'exhaustion'
Synonyms of 'expenditure'
Synonyms of 'extract'
Synonyms of 'extraction'
Synonyms of 'fail'
Synonyms of 'fall away'
Synonyms of 'fall'
Synonyms of 'fix'
Synonyms of 'flag'
Common Noun Collocations of accompanied
Common Noun Collocations of abrupt
Common Verb Collocations of associated
Common Verb Collocations of absent
Common Verb Collocations of affinity
Common Verb Collocations of altitude
Common Verb Collocations of attributed
Common Verb Collocations of alternately
Common Verb Collocations of absorption
Common Noun Collocations of blood
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Common Verb Collocations of bone
Common Verb Collocations of blurred
Common Verb Collocations of brightness
Common Verb Collocations of builds
Common Noun Collocations of causing
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Common Verb Collocations of concentration
Common Noun Collocations of drastic
Common Verb Collocations of dramatically
Common Verb Collocations of density
Common Noun Collocations of entropy
Common Noun Collocations of exponential
Common Verb Collocations of entropy
Common Verb Collocations of expectancy
Common Verb Collocations of enhancing
Common Verb Collocations of exponential
Common Verb Collocations of entails
Common Noun Collocations of fold
Common Verb Collocations of flow
Common Verb Collocations of frequency
Common Verb Collocations of fertility
Common Noun Collocations of gradual
Common Verb Collocations of gradually
Common Verb Collocations of grain
Common Verb Collocations of grows
Common Verb Collocations of gag
Common Verb Collocations of geometric
Common Verb Collocations of gauche
Common Verb Collocations of glucose
Common Verb Collocations of hawk
Common Verb Collocations of hardening
Common Verb Collocations of horsepower
Common Noun Collocations of increase
Common Noun Collocations of intensity
Common Noun Collocations of increases
Common Noun Collocations of intake
Common Verb Collocations of increased
Common Verb Collocations of increase
Common Verb Collocations of intensity
Common Verb Collocations of increasing
Common Verb Collocations of increases
Common Verb Collocations of intake
Common Verb Collocations of kidney
Common Noun Collocations of libido
Common Noun Collocations of latency
Common Noun Collocations of luminescence
Common Verb Collocations of level
Common Verb Collocations of length
Common Verb Collocations of leads
Common Verb Collocations of levels
Common Verb Collocations of listed
Common Verb Collocations of lowering
Common Verb Collocations of lung
Common Verb Collocations of likelihood
Common Verb Collocations of latitude
Common Verb Collocations of lag
Common Verb Collocations of liquids
Common Verb Collocations of latex
Common Verb Collocations of lithium
Common Verb Collocations of liabilities
Common Verb Collocations of libido
Common Verb Collocations of logarithm
Common Verb Collocations of latency
Common Noun Collocations of marked
Common Noun Collocations of mortality
Common Noun Collocations of mobility
Common Noun Collocations of marginally
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Common Verb Collocations of moves
Common Verb Collocations of moisture
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Common Verb Collocations of mortality
Common Verb Collocations of molecular
Common Verb Collocations of mobility
Common Verb Collocations of monotone
Common Verb Collocations of marginal
Common Verb Collocations of metabolism
Common Noun Collocations of noticeable
Common Verb Collocations of noticeably
Common Adjective Collocations of neurologically
Common Noun Collocations of offset
Common Verb Collocations of oxygen
Common Verb Collocations of output
Common Verb Collocations of owing
Common Verb Collocations of overweight
Common Verb Collocations of obese
Common Verb Collocations of outbursts
Common Verb Collocations of obesity
Common Verb Collocations of outcasts
Common Verb Collocations of ovarian
Common Verb Collocations of outflow
Common Verb Collocations of opacity
Common Noun Collocations of progressive
Common Verb Collocations of particle
Common Verb Collocations of peripheral
Common Noun Collocations of rate
Common Noun Collocations of resistance
Common Verb Collocations of risk
Common Verb Collocations of rate
Common Verb Collocations of resulted
Common Verb Collocations of resulting
Common Verb Collocations of raged
Common Verb Collocations of receding
Common Verb Collocations of radius
Common Verb Collocations of reflexes
Common Noun Collocations of showed
Common Noun Collocations of slight
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Common Verb Collocations of supply
Common Verb Collocations of slope
Common Verb Collocations of scale
Common Verb Collocations of steadily
Common Verb Collocations of survival
Common Verb Collocations of stroke
Common Verb Collocations of sweating
Common Verb Collocations of sympathetic
Common Verb Collocations of stays
Common Verb Collocations of slower
Common Verb Collocations of span
Common Noun Collocations of tension
Common Noun Collocations of temperature
Common Noun Collocations of thickness
Common Noun Collocations of tidal
Common Verb Collocations of tolerance
Common Verb Collocations of utility
Common Verb Collocations of urine
Common Verb Collocations of unchanged
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Common Verb Collocations of underage
Common Verb Collocations of undetectable
Common Verb Collocations of unskilled
Common Verb Collocations of unknowns
Common Verb Collocations of uptake
Common Verb Collocations of untreated
Common Verb Collocations of unrestricted
Common Verb Collocations of urinary
Common Verb Collocations of utilization