lessen, make smaller


  • minuscule

    Something minuscule is extremely small in size or amount.

  • minutiae

    The minutiae of something, such as your job or life, are the very small and often unimportant details associated with it.

  • diminution

    A diminution of something is a reduction in the size, number, or importance of it.

  • minimum

    The minimum number of something is the least or smallest amount of it.

  • diminish

    When something diminishes it becomes smaller.

  • minority

    The minority of a group is the people who are different in some way from the larger part of the group.

  • minor

    Something minor, such as a problem, is small and of lesser importance than other problems.

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