Allay and Decrease


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Allay verb – To make more bearable or less severe.
Decrease is a synonym for allay in reduce topic. In some cases you can use "Decrease" instead a verb "Allay", when it comes to topics like reduce something.
Nearby Word: allaying
Synonyms for Allay


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Decrease verb – To make smaller in amount, volume, or extent.
Allay is a synonym for decrease in relieve topic. Sometimes you can use "Allay" instead a verb "Decrease".
Nearby Words: decreased, decreasing, decrement, decremented
Synonyms for Decrease
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