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dwindle

US [ˈdwɪnd(ə)l]
UK ['dwɪnd(ə)l]
  • v.变小
  • Web缩小;减少;逐渐减少
Simple Present:dwindles  Present Participle:dwindling  Past Tense:dwindled  
dwindle
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1.
(逐渐)减少,变小,缩小to become gradually less or smaller
dwindling audiences
越来越少的观众
Support for the party has dwindled away to nothing.
支持这个党派的人渐渐化为乌有。
Membership of the club has dwindled from 70 to 20.
俱乐部会员人数已从 70 减少到 20。

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