Example sentences for: dwindle

How can you use “dwindle” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It is worthwhile pointing out that this editor has suffered from some of these affictions (especially Convalescence) at one time or another (and the attacks seem to return with increasing frequency as the years dwindle down).

  • But her chances for finding a replacement gig dwindle with every lost job and every looming birthday.

  • It's like that great comic Baudelaire said about the true ironist: You have to be "a disinterested spectator of yourself," especially when your self is watching its nest egg quickly dwindle to "what the hell, blow it all in one big bash!"

  • The least innovative apparel suppliers are seeing their chances for survival dwindle every year.

  • But even relatively low inflation during the intervening time period will have caused the value of money to dwindle, thereby diminishing his "gain" in real terms.

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