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1. shrinkage

noun. ['ˈʃrɪŋkɪdʒ'] the act of stealing goods that are on display in a store.

Synonyms

  • stealing
  • theft
  • thieving
  • shoplifting
  • larceny

Antonyms

  • decompression
  • inflate
  • accelerate
  • stretch

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Words that Rhyme with Shrinkage

  • linkage

Example sentences of the word shrinkage


1. Noun, singular or mass
Buy a shirt in at least one size larger than you need to allow for shrinkage.

2. shrinkage

noun. ['ˈʃrɪŋkɪdʒ'] the amount by which something shrinks.

Synonyms

  • decrement

Antonyms

  • expand
  • appreciate

3. shrinkage

noun. ['ˈʃrɪŋkɪdʒ'] process or result of becoming less or smaller.

Synonyms

  • condensation
  • decrease
  • lessening
  • compression
  • shrinking
  • drop-off

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • strengthen
  • crescendo
  • maximise
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