shrinking




Definitions of shrinking
  1. noun

    the act of becoming less

    see moresee less

    types:

    miniaturisation, miniaturization

    act of making on a greatly reduced scale
    type of:

    decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down

    the act of decreasing or reducing something

  2. noun

    process or result of becoming less or smaller

    synonyms:
    shrinkage
    see moresee less

    types:

    compression, condensation, contraction

    the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together
    coarctation, constriction

    tight or narrow compression
    type of:

    decrease, drop-off, lessening

    a change downward

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