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Her enthusiasm was by now fast diminishing.
The intensity of the sound diminished gradually.
The delay may well have diminished the impact of their campaign.
His reassurances did nothing to diminish her anxiety.
I did not intend to diminish the importance of her work.
This is the American English definition of diminish. View British English definition of diminish.