Opposite Of Increase, Antonyms of Increase (Example Sentences)

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Type: Verb/Noun

Meaning/Definition of increase: To become or make greater in size, quantity, or degree; to grow or expand.

What is the Opposite of increase?

The Opposite of increase is decrease.

Other Opposites of increase:

Here is the list of all opposites or antonyms of increase:

  • abate
  • back
  • collapse
  • cut
  • decline
  • derogate
  • detract
  • diminish
  • down
  • ease
  • fall
  • lower
  • miniaturize
  • minimize
  • reduce
  • scale
  • shorten
  • slump
  • underbid
  • wane
  • weaken

Example Sentences Using Opposites of “Increase”:

  1. The number of participants decreased significantly.
  2. Our expenses decreased after implementing cost-cutting measures.
  3. The temperature dropped dramatically overnight.
  4. The population of the city shrank by 10% over the past year.
  5. Sales figures fell below expectations.
  6. The speed of the car slowed down as it approached the curve.
  7. The amount of rainfall diminished as the storm passed.
  8. Our profits declined due to increased competition.
  9. The size of the crowd shrunk as the event progressed.
  10. The level of productivity went down after the team lost a key member.

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Last updated on June 24th, 2023 at 09:32 am