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To be unimportant - synonyms or related words

weaken

verb

to make someone or something less powerful or important, or to become less powerful or important

fade

verb

to become less famous or less important

lessen

verb

to become smaller in amount, level, importance etc or make something do this

wane

verb

if a feeling or power wanes, it becomes weaker or less important

amount to

to not be very impressive, important etc

make no/little difference

to not be important, or to not have any effect

mean nothing

to have no importance

take a back seat

to become less important

pale

verb

to become less important or serious, especially when compared with someone or something else

fade into insignificance

if something fades into insignificance, people forget about it and it becomes unimportant

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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