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Entry Word: decrease
Function: noun
Text: the amount by which something is lessened <the average decrease in the price of milk was five cents per gallon>
Synonyms abatement, decline, decrement, diminishment, diminution, drop, fall, loss, reduction, shrinkage
Related Words deduction, dent, depression; slip, slump; curtailment, cut, cutback
Near Antonyms accretion, accrual, accumulation, addition, supplement; continuation, extension; upswing, uptrend, upturn
Antonyms boost, enlargement, gain, increase, increment, raise, rise