Synonyms: reduce, decrease
Example Sentence: My county banned fireworks in order to curtail the frequency of brush fires.
Synonyms: wear off, lose attraction
Example Sentence: Many polls have reported that Hillary Clinton’s campaign has palled.
Synonyms: decrease, reduce
Example Sentence: Google recently ensured its investors that the stock will not dwindle in the near future.
Synonyms: reduction, decrease
Example Sentence: The United States is pushing for the diminution of the Confederate flag to promote unity.
Synonyms: decrease, moderate
Example Sentence: The major corporation, General Electric, recently stated that they will be abating its size by terminating its financial sector.
Synonyms: lessen, decrease
Example Sentence: The San Francisco Giants most likely tapered during practice before the post season started.