Sentence Examples


  • Giving birth had no way diminished her beauty.
  • It has diminished greatly since Smolensk.
  • The number of convicts has somewhat diminished of late years and in 1901 stood at 11,947.
  • Income from land has diminished on the whole.
  • Varley, who proposed to make use of it in a telegraphic receiving instrument.4 In Dolbear's instrument one plate of a condenser was a flexible diaphragm, connected with the telephone line in such a way that the varying electric potential produced by the action of the transmitting telephone caused an increased or diminished charge in the condenser.