diminished definition

  • verb:
    • Simple last tense and previous participle of diminish.
    • Simple past tense and past participle of diminish.
  • adjective:
    • lessened, reduced.
    • reduced by a semitone
    • reduced by diminution
    • built to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)
    • (of an organ or human anatomy part) diminished in proportions or energy due to infection or damage or decreased usage
    • (of music periods) decrease by a semitone of every perfect or minor musical interval
    • lessened, paid down.
    • reduced by a semitone
    • weakened by diminution
    • meant to appear smaller or less (especially in worth)
    • (of an organ or body part) diminished in proportions or power as a result of condition or injury or lack of use
    • (of musical intervals) reduction by a semitone of any perfect or minor music interval
  • others:
    • Lessened; made smaller; contracted; therefore, belittled; degraded.
    • Lessened; made smaller; contracted; for this reason, belittled; degraded.

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