Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for lessened?

Need synonyms for lessened? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
To have provided physiological relief
Verb
Past tense for to diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
more ❯
“As the magical properties of the salve reach the center of the pain, the pain begins to lessen and finally disappears.”
Verb
Past tense for to reduce the impact, intensity or severity of something
“Many cinematic techniques are used in an attempt to lessen the impact of the violence or to make it seem more artistic.”
Verb
Past tense for to make or become less in amount or quantity
more ❯
“Small amounts of alcohol may increase your metabolic rate and lessen the amount of calories your body absorbs from food.”
Verb
Past tense for to decrease the value, character, or quality of
more ❯
“I am unwilling to lessen the sanctity of our holy writings by referring to them sacrilegiously.”
Verb
Past tense for to reduce a person's worth or dignity, especially through shame
“I had been wrong to not want to know about his past, for knowing didn't lessen him in my eyes.”
Verb
Past tense for to decline or deteriorate in condition
“His drawings remained great from the mid-'70s onwards, but the print quality began to lessen as the prices increased.”
Verb
Past tense for to reduce in extent or quantity
Verb
Past tense for to represent or estimate at less than the true value or importance
more ❯
Verb
Past tense for to cause damage to, or have a diminishing effect on
more ❯
Verb
Past tense for to stop, hinder or impede the flow or progress of
Verb
Past tense for to apply business methodology to something in order to profit
Verb
Past tense for to belittle or express disapproval of
more ❯
Verb
Past tense for to neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite and equal force
Adjective
(of writing) Relatively brief in extent
more ❯
Adjective
Made lower or smaller in amount, level or degree
Adjective
Which has been rebuilt
Adjective
Low in available quantities
more ❯
Adjective
Lessened or abated in severity or intensity
Adjective
Gradually reduced
Adjective
Not complete or absolute
Adjective
Ranking below things in importance
Determiner
Emphasizing insignificance
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
8-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2022