Synonyms of reduction in English:

reduction


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noun

1‘a reduction in pollution’

SYNONYMS

lessening, lowering, decrease, diminution, minimizing

ANTONYMS

increase, enlargement

2‘the closure of those offices led to a reduction in staff’

SYNONYMS

depletion, cut, cutting, cutback, scaling down, trimming, pruning, axing, chopping, curtailment, limiting

3‘there will be some reduction in the pressure to keep costs down’

SYNONYMS

easing, lightening, moderation, dilution, mitigation, commuting, qualification, alleviation, relaxation, abatement

4‘a reduction in status’

SYNONYMS

demotion, downgrading, lowering

abasement, humbling, demeaning, belittling, humiliation, bringing low

ANTONYMS

promotion

5‘substantial reductions on children's clothes’

SYNONYMS

discount, markdown, deduction, pullback, concession, allowance

informal slash

ANTONYMS

increase