Definition of Dwindled

1. Verb. (past of dwindle) ¹



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Definition of Dwindled

1. dwindle [v] - See also: dwindle

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dwindled

dwellings
dwells
dwelt
dweomer
dweomercraft
dwere
dwi-
dwile
dwile flonking
dwiles
dwimmer
dwimmers
dwindle
dwindle away
dwindle down
dwindled (current term)
dwindles
dwindling
dwindling away
dwine
dwined
dwines
dwining
dword
dwords
dwornikite
dwual
dy-no-mite
dyable
dyad

Literary usage of Dwindled

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Intercourse with the Anglican Church was kept up uninterruptedly until the remnants of the ancient Brotherhood had dwindled away and been swallowed up by ..."

2. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1898)
"For, at that elevation, the towns have dwindled into ant-hills, and human beings rushing to and fro in them, if visible at all, appear like insects; ..."

3. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"... moon, stars, and ye celestial poles 1 Are graves, then, dwindled into Button-holes? On Foote, the comedian : Foote from his earthly stage, ..."

4. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1898)
"For, at that elevation, the towns have dwindled into ant-hills, and human beings rushing to and fro in them, if visible at all, appear like insects; ..."

5. King's Mountain and Its Heroes: History of the Battle of King's Mountain by Lyman Copeland Draper, Anthony Allaire (1881)
"Congress Refers the Matter to the States where the Prisoners Belong.—How they dwindled Away.—Colonel Armstrong Blamed.—Remnant Confined at Salisbury. ..."

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