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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: dwindling

Deutsch Englisch
schwindend dwindling
Schwund {m}Maskulinum (der) dwindling
Kaufkraftschwund {m}Maskulinum (der) dwindling purchasing power
nachlassende Geschäfte {pl}Plural (die) dwindling trade
zurückgehende Geschäfte {pl}Plural (die) dwindling trade
aussterbendes Dorf {n}Neutrum (das) dwindling village
Abwärtsspirale {f}Femininum (die) [fig.] dwindling spiral


Beispielsätze

Their dog ambled about a bank of dwindling sand, trotting, sniffing on all sides.
But, nevertheless, it is anything but agreeable to be haunted by a suspicion that one's intellect is dwindling away, or exhaling, without your consciousness, like ether out of a phial; so that, at every glance, you find a smaller and less volatile residuum.
We excused her, to a certain extent, on the plea of ill-health: she was dwindling and fading before our eyes.
The too-perfect security of the Upper-worlders had led them to a slow movement of degeneration, to a general dwindling in size, strength, and intelligence.
Anyone coming along the road from Chobham or Woking would have been amazed at the sight--a dwindling multitude of perhaps a hundred people or more standing in a great irregular circle, in ditches, behind bushes, behind gates and hedges, saying little to one another and that in short, excited shouts, and staring, staring hard at a few heaps of sand.
The sun rose and sank, and rose and sank again, and many times after that; and still the boy lay stretched on his uneasy bed, dwindling away beneath the dry and wasting heat of fever.


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