Sentence Examples


  • As the afternoon dwindled, the Deans were content to rock and ruminate.
  • From this time onward the village dwindled to the poor dirty place it is to-day.
  • In 1826-1828 the town became for a time the capital of Greece and the centre of a large commercial population (about Io,000), which has dwindled to about 4300.
  • The council gradually dwindled, and probably came to an end without formal abolition.
  • The population, estimated by James Bruce in 1770 at 10,000 families, had dwindled in 1905 to about 7000.
 

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