dwindling away


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Synonyms for dwindling away

a becoming gradually less

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Stopping the elections would mean the number of hereditaries eventually dwindling away to nothing.
In 2007, it was reported Michael, whose finances have been dwindling away since his 2005 child molestation case, of which he was acquitted of all charges, was planning to perform at the venue in an effort to solve his money woes.
What's left of the Democrat's presidential campaign has not been dwindling away - the 13 million-strong Obama e-mail list has been activated to help wildfire victims in California, to host thousands of parties to discuss the incoming administration, and at least 55,000 people told the campaign in an online survey that Obama has inspired them to consider political careers on the state or local level.
With ever rising sea levels, the Irish coast is dwindling away.
The dwindling away of fossil supplies is causing us to consider the long-term nuclear option while littering our coastlines and beauty spots with thousands of wind turbines.
Ben Elton and Alexa Chung turn their attention to the modern world's obsession with size, asking why things like chocolate bars appear to be getting bigger, while many actresses are shrinking, and seem in danger of dwindling away to nothing.
Ben Elton and Alexa Chung true their attention to the modern world's obsession with size, asking why many actresses seem in danger of dwindling away to nothing.
If only our church leaders would concentrate on leading their flocks instead of propagating ill-founded anti-private sector fads, they would not appear so foolish and our church would not be dwindling away into irrelevance.
Continuing to play at other people's grounds would have seen the money we made on the sale of Station Park dwindling away.
The political clout and federal add-ons that helped nursing homes skate through the recent years of budgetary tightness are dwindling away or long gone, as states show favor to home-based long-term care and the other major state budgetary obligation, education.
Boro's season is again dwindling away to nothing for a third consecutive year.
With their uncomprehending stares and zest for the life that is dwindling away, both suggest a kind of madness.
If this goes on for long enough, plants in patches of rain forest may find their population sizes dwindling away, perhaps ultimately leading to extinction.
Our population, our pool of qualified workers and our financial resources are dwindling away.