dwindling away


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Synonyms for dwindling away

a becoming gradually less

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Panaji, (Goa) [India] Apr 10 ( ANI ): The 1500 years old salt farming of rock salts in Goa is dwindling away as iodised versions of it are ruling the roost.
But it's clear from the weekend that it is dwindling away.
The calendar is thinning and the days to a new year, a new beginning, are dwindling away. As we approach this period of transition, we encounter a queer experience, mingled with apprehension, anxiety and anticipation.
Kuwait, 02 September: The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) is predicted to continue being affected by the favorable performance of world stock exchanges, with trading dwindling away as a result of the fasting month of Ramadan.
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.
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.
However, with time dwindling away the Lancers were forced to foul in order to prevent the Wolverines from running out the clock.
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.
"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."