Synonyms of dwindle in English:

dwindle


See definition of dwindle

verb

1‘the porpoise population has dwindled’

SYNONYMS

diminish, decrease, reduce, get smaller, become smaller, grow smaller, become less, grow less, lessen, wane, contract, shrink, fall off, taper off, tail off, drop, fall, go down, sink, slump, plummet

disappear, vanish, die out

informal nosedive, take a nosedive

ANTONYMS

increase

2‘her career dwindled over the years’

SYNONYMS

decline, degenerate, deteriorate, fail, ebb, wane, sink, slip, slide, go downhill, go to rack and ruin, decay, wither, fade, fade away

informal peter out, go to pot, go to the dogs, hit the skids, go down the toilet, go down the tubes

Australian NZ informal go to the pack

ANTONYMS

flourish