diminish

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diminish /dəˈmɪnɪʃ/ verb
diminishes; diminished; diminishing
diminish
/dəˈmɪnɪʃ/
verb
diminishes; diminished; diminishing
Learner's definition of DIMINISH
: to become or to cause (something) to become less in size, importance, etc.
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] : to lessen the authority or reputation of (someone or something)
: to describe (something) as having little value or importance

— diminishment

/dəˈmɪnɪʃmənt/ noun [noncount]
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