Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Dwindle"

The meaning of "Dwindle" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa dwindling?
A: Dwindling (meaning): gradually (slowly) becoming smaller in size/amount.
Q: O que significa dwindling?
A: 越来越少
Q: O que significa dwindling?
A: to diminish/become small in a gradual manner

Example sentences using "Dwindle"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com dwindling.
A: The fire was dwindling.
I could see her happinesses dwindling.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com dwindle down to .
A: Oh that’s a hard one - but it could be used like

The poop dwindled down my leg after a spicy curry night
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com dwindle.
A: The bonfire dwindled down to a tiny flame.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com dwindle.
A: As the world population increases, oil supplies are dwindling.

Synonyms of "Dwindle" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre dwindle e decrease ?
A: Let's take an example:

"The traffic has dwindled."
This means that the traffic has reduced slowly.

"The traffic has decreased."
This simply means that the traffic has reduced. It does now tell us whether the traffic has reduced slowly or not.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre dwindle e diminish ?
A:

Here you go (copied from link below):


Diminish
conveys a lessening of the strength or quality of something. Its most common use is with uncountable nouns:

Dwindle
suggests a gradual diminution into nothingness or something close to it. A novel’s plot might dwindle to a disappointing close. A dying battery causes a flashlight’s illumination to dwindle. The liquid in the “Drink Me” vial causes Alice to dwindle in size.

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Q: Qual é a diferença entre dwindle e decrease ?
A: Dwindle means to go down slowly, decrease just means to go down.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre dwindle e reduce ?
A: they are mostly synonymous.
For example, to "dwindle in size" and to "reduce in size" mean the same thing.
However, sometimes one word is preferred over the other, like if I say "my hope slowly dwindled" instead of "my hope slowly reduced". In my opinion, dwindle sounds better to use, but they technically still mean the same thing.

Translations of "Dwindle"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? dwindle
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Q: "dwindle" "decrease"
Which word sound more formal?

The population is decreasing.
The population is dwindling.
A: "Decreasing" is more formal, "dwindling" is more dire/urgent

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