Synonyms for Dwindles:
shrinks, drains, decrements, depletes, abbreviates, contracts, subsides, shortens, diminishes, abates, deflates, recedes, lessens, truncates, deducts, decreases, lowers, dies down, compresses, curtails, erodes, concentrates, abridges, compacts.
condenses, reduces, downgrades, minimizes, trims, bobs, pares, shaves, weeds, lightens, tapers, shears, Clips, crops, prunes, Culls, nips.
Usage examples for dwindles
And then follow delays of convenience, excuses, postponements, and the Duke's flood of passion dwindles to a thread, and is lost in the sandy flats of life: So weeks grew months, years; gleam by gleam The glory dropped from their youth and love, And both perceived they had dreamed a dream. – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden